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20:00 ACST on Tuesday 20 November 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Nov 20 10:30:00 2018

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 11:00 am EDT Wednesday on 21 November 2018

 
 An thick and widespread cloud band extends across central and eastern parts of
the country associated with a cold front linking up to an inland surface trough.
The cloud band has active areas of thunderstorms throughout and stretches from
the far eastern Kimberley region of WA, across the Territory and then down
through QLD, NSW then eastern VIC and across Tasmania. 

A second developing cold front over the Great Australian Bight and is
approaching the SA coast. It has an associated cloud band with the cold airmass
evident by the cellular cloud in the wake of the main cloud band. 

Outside of the Kimberley region, Western Australia is free of most of the cloud
and weather with only a small area of low level cloud along southern coastal
parts.