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15:30 AEST on Friday 23 August 2019 | False colour temperatures, Australia

False colour temperatures, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Aug 23 05:30:00 2019

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:00 pm EST Friday on 23 August 2019

An extensive area of convective cloud in a vigorous and cold southerly flow
extends over the Tasman Sea. An area of low cloud extends over parts of Tasmania
and adjacent waters.

A cloud band associated with a cold front is crossing WA, with cellular cloud
over southwest parts of the State in a cool southwesterly flow.

The rest of the country remains generally cloud-free under the influence of a
large high pressure system, save for some high cloud over the York Peninsula.