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12:00 ACDT on Tuesday 19 February 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Feb 19 01:30:00 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 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:54 pm EDT Tuesday on 19 February 2019

 
Severe Tropical Cyclone "Oma" is situated over the Coral Sea, well away from the
Queensland coast. A large area of convection surrounds the system.

A middle level cloud band  with an embedded line of active thunderstorms extends
from the southeast coast of NSW towards the south island of New Zealand. Cold
air in the wake of the front appears as speckled low level cloud crossing
Tasmania, southern parts of Victoria and southeastern South Australia.

Storms through the north of WA, the interior of the NT and down through central
QLD lay along a trough of low pressure.

The remainder of Australia is relatively clear.