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09:30 AEST on Saturday 18 November 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Nov 17 23:30:00 2017

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for 0600UTC Chart on 18 November 2017
Issued at 6:01 pm EDT Saturday on 18 November 2017

 
A broad low pressure trough lies over the eastern parts of the continent. An
extensive cloud band with showers and thunderstorms extends along this trough. 

A second inland trough extends north/south through WA and is also responsible
for triggering convective activity over southern WA and western SA. 

A cold front associated with a weak low over southwest WA has generated showers
and thunderstorms within its vicinity.

Rest of the country is mostly clear under the influence of high pressure ridges.