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08:00 ACST on Thursday 19 September 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Sep 18 22:30:00 2019

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 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:30 am EST Friday on 20 September 2019

 
A cold front over the Bight has showers and thunderstorms embedded in its
associated thick cloud band that extends across South Australia, Victoria and
into Bass Strait. Cold air behind the front is generating thunderstorm cells
over the Southern Ocean and low cloud covers most of southwest WA.

A low to mid level cloud band is near the northern NSW coast. This is associated
with a surface trough off the NSW coast

A line of cloud crosses Cape York but the remainder of the continent is mostly
clear.