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03:00 ACST on Tuesday 18 September 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Sep 17 17:30:00 2018

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 11:03 pm EST Tuesday on 18 September 2018

 
A cold front is currently aligned through western NSW to eastern Victoria and to
the east of Tasmania. A weakening cloud band is associated with this front and
extends to central Australia. Cold air behind the front is visible over western
Victoria to the west coast of Tasmania as depicted by the speckled cloud.

Onshore winds are resulting in patchy cloud along the southern Western Australia
coast. Southeasterly winds are bringing patchy low cloud to the Queensland
coast. Low pressure troughs are responsible for the patchy cloud across northern
districts of Western Australia and through the interior of Queensland.