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02:30 UTC on Wednesday 20 November 2019 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Nov 20 02:30:00 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 0000UTC Chart
Issued at 11:19 am EDT Thursday on 21 November 2019

 
A deep trough and cold front is moving east over southern Australia. Mid-high
level cloud extends from central inland parts of WA through SA to eastern Bight
waters and adjancent parts of Victoria, Tasmania and western NSW. A milder
onshore flow west of this system is extending low-level clouds over western
coastal parts of SA and southern coastal parts of WA.

Elsewhere residual mid-high level cloud remains over northern parts of the
continent, remnants of overnight shower and thunderstorm activity. Moderate
onshore winds are bringing patchy cloud to coastal parts of Queesland. Lastly,
in the visible imagery, extensive areas of smoke is evident over broad parts of
eastern Queensland and central and eastern parts of NSW, more concentrated near
ongoing fires.