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09:00 ACST on Tuesday 25 April 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Apr 24 23:30:00 2017

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 1800UTC Chart on 25 April 2017
Issued at 6:20 am EST Wednesday on 26 April 2017

 
A broad trough extends from central Queensland through northeastern NSW to the
Tasman Sea, producing a middle level cloudband and some isolated thunderstorms. 

A cold front with some middle level cloud and isolated thunderstorms is moving
across Victoria and Tasmania, with a pool of cold air behind it indicated by the
patchy low cloud.

A trough and tropical low to the north of the country are producing widespread
thunderstorms with some high cloud from these storms being brought down over
northern Australia.

While high cloud over the northwest of the country is streaming down from storms
which are located over the ocean to the south of Indonesia.