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06:00 ACST on Tuesday 18 January 2022 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Jan 17 20:30:00 2022

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 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 9:07 am EDT Tuesday on 18 January 2022

 
Widespread convective cloud covers much of central Australia and Queensland,
associated with the remnants of Ex Tropical Cyclone Tiffany and associated
troughs. 

A broad band of middle and upper level jet stream cloud extends from the inland
desert region of Western Australia across northern South Australia then over the
southern New South Wales border region with Victoria.

Low cloud covers the southern coastal fringe of the continent and all but the
northeast corner of Tasmania in the prevailing onshore wind flow.

Scattered tropical thunderstorms persist over the north and west of the Top End,
Kimberley and Barkly regions,  and Torres Strait Islands.

The rest of the country is mostly clear.