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09:30 AWST on Tuesday 21 November 2017 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Nov 21 01:30:00 2017

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Chart on 21 November 2017
Issued at 12:21 am EDT Wednesday on 22 November 2017

A broad area of low pressure over northern and central Australia are generating
thunderstorms and areas of middle level cloud across the north of the country.
While another trough is triggering thunderstorms and some patchy middle level
cloud over South Australia.

A moist northeasterly airstream, directed onto the continent's east coast by a
high pressure system in the Tasman Sea, is producing patchy low cloud along
coastal and adjacent areas in Queensland and New South Wales.

While the southeast and southwest of the country are mainly cloudfree under the
influence of high pressure ridges.