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10:30 AEDT on Monday 27 January 2020 | False colour temperatures, Australia

False colour temperatures, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Jan 26 23:30:00 2020

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 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 12:08 am EDT Tuesday on 28 January 2020

 
Widespread showers and thunderstorms extend over central and northern QLD and
also over the eastern Barkly and eastern Carpentaria districts of the NT. Heavy
falls are occurring over northwest QLD. A slow moving tropical low lies over the
Gulf Country with an associated trough aligned across the Herbert and Lower
Burdekin to the northern Coral Sea. A warm and humid west to northwesterly flow
persists to the north of this trough. 

Areas of showers and thunderstorms are evident near a trough through western
QLD, northeastern SA to northern NSW. Isolated thunderstorms are also active
about the Kimberley coast and eastern Pilbara.

A high pressure system in the Bight is maintaining mostly clear skies over much
of southern Australia. A westerly airstream and middle level trough is resulting
in patchy middle and high level cloud moving over southern and eastern Victoria
and Tasmania.