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06:30 UTC on Sunday 18 August 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Aug 18 06:30:00 2019

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 the 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:05 am EST Monday on 19 August 2019

 
A cold front is crossing the eastern New South Wales with the main cloud band
over western Tasman Sea and eastern Tasmania. To the west of the cold front a
large mass of cold air has produced a large and vigorous field of speckled
convective cloud with isolated thunderstorms around the the Victorian, South
Australian and western Tasmanian coastlines. This speckled cloud extends
throughout the Bight and south to the Southern Ocean.

The rest of the country is mostly clear, with only patchy cloud near a surface
trough that extends across Northern Territory and Queensland.