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17:30 AWST on Sunday 25 January 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Jan 25 09:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 25 January 2015
Issued at 6:09 am EDT Monday on 26 January 2015

A broad area of low pressure extends across northern Australia causing cloud
with embedded thunderstorms over much of the Northern Territory, as well as
northern and central WA and Queensland.

A cloud band associated with a cold front has now moved over the Tasman Sea,
leaving convective cloud in the cold air behind it about Tasmania.

The rest of the country remains mostly clear apart from some low cloud along the
southern coast.