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22:30 AEST on Monday 24 April 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Apr 24 12:30:00 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 1200UTC Chart on 24 April 2017
Issued at 12:52 am EST Tuesday on 25 April 2017

 
A surface trough over the Pilbara is responsible for the thunderstorm activity
around that area.

A surface trough extends from a low over the Kimberley, through SA to a low over
Victoria, then past the Tasmanian west coast. Isolated thunderstorms are
occurring along the trough over the continent.

A surface trough and low pressure system are responsible for thunderstorms over
the Torres Strait and Arafura Sea.

A cold front is crossing the Southern Ocean, with a pool of cold air behind it
indicated by the patchy cloud.