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18:00 ACST on Sunday 21 December 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Dec 21 08:30:00 2014

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 21 December 2014
Issued at 7:14 pm EDT Sunday on 21 December 2014

 
Cloud associated with seasonal shower and thunderstorm activity is evident over
the north of the country.

A cloud band over South Australia stretches to ocean areas west of Tasmania.
This cloud is associated with an active surface trough and wraps around a low
near Port Augusta. Low cloud in the wake of this system is over southern Western
Australia.

A cold front is crossing Tasmania.