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05:30 UTC on Friday 21 October 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Oct 21 05:30:00 2016

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC Chart on 21 October 2016
Issued at 12:31 am EDT Saturday on 22 October 2016

A cold front is located extending from eastern Victoria to the east of Tasmania.
Along with a trough of low pressure it is generating an extensive cloud band
that stretches from northern Western Australia, through the Northern Territory,
southwest Queensland and New south Wales to eastern Tasmania. Areas of
thunderstorm activity are evident throughout the band. 

A mass of cold air behind the front along with an onshore airstream is bringing
low cloud to all southern coasts.