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19:30 UTC on Tuesday 18 September 2018 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Sep 18 19:30:00 2018

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 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 12:52 am EST Thursday on 20 September 2018

 
A cold front is currently moving away from the New South Wales coast, with a
trough extending back across Queensland. A band of patchy middle level cloud
stretches along this system through southern parts of the Northern Territory to
the northwest of Western Australia. Evening thunderstorms are also observed near
the trough in northeastern parts of NSW and southeast Queensland. Cold air
behind the front is depicted by the speckled cloud over southern Victoria,
through Bass Strait and across Tasmania.

A high pressure system to the west of Perth is directing onshore winds across
the southern WA and South Australian coastlines, resulting in areas of low
cloud.