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17:00 ACST on Monday 27 March 2017 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Mar 27 07:30:00 2017

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 0600UTC Chart on 27 March 2017
Issued at 6:30 pm EDT Monday on 27 March 2017

 
Tropical Cyclone Debbie (category 3) is located to the east of Townsville. The
rotation of this system can be clearly seen in the impressive and extensive mass
of cloud over the Coral Sea, which is also affecting parts of the east coast of
Queensland.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Caleb is currently situated to the southwest of Indonesia in
the Indian Ocean. Ex-Tropical Cyclone Caleb is part of an active monsoon trough
which is producing extensive areas of thunderstorm activity across the north and
northwest of the country. Another low is located off the Kimberley coast of WA.
High cloud can be seen streaming across the southwest parts of WA.

A cold front with an associated band of cloud and thunderstorms is moving across
the eastern parts of Tasmania and Victoria.