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12:30 AEST on Friday 23 April 2021 | Visible, greyscale, Full Disk

Visible, greyscale, Full Disk satellite image of Australia at Fri Apr 23 02:30:00 2021

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 12:42 am EST Saturday on 24 April 2021

A trough off the coast of northern Queensland and another in the Gulf of
Carpentaria are generating convective cloud and thunderstorms across the eastern
tropics, particularly over Cape York Peninsula and nearby areas. High level
cloud from these systems is streaming across eastern Qld.

A trough along the west coast of WA is generating a band of mainly mid to high
level cloud and covers much of the southern part of WA. Meanwhile, a moist
onshore flow is generating low level cloud along southern parts of SA, VIC, TAS
and NSW.

The remainder of the country is mainly cloud free.