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17:30 AWST on Saturday 20 December 2014 | Visible, greyscale, Australia
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 20 December 2014 Issued at 5:02 am EDT Sunday on 21 December 2014 Cloud associated with seasonal shower and thunderstorm activity is evident over the north of the country. A cloud band with embedded thunderstorms can be seen extending into the Southern Ocean as a broad area of low pressure migrates eastwards with the progression of a cold front, to the south of the continent. Low cloud, in the wake of the cold front, is extending over southen parts of southwestern WA. Areas of low cloud along the east coast and adjacent inland are the reult of an onshore airstream.