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20:30 AEST on Thursday 25 April 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Apr 25 10:30:00 2019

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 0000UTC Chart
Issued at 11:00 am EST Friday on 26 April 2019

 
An upper level disturbance and surface trough are responsible for a broad area
of cloud with embedded thunderstorms over eastern Queensland. Onshore winds
continue to bring patchy low cloud to coastlines along the south of the
continent.

A cold front with associated cloud band and embedded thunderstorms has moved
east into the Tasman Sea. Cellular clouds with isolated thunderstorms can be
seen in the cold air behind the front over Tasmania, southern Victoria and
adjacent waters.

A high pressure ridge is keeping central and most of Western Australia clear
with patchy high cloud over northern parts of the country.