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10:30 UTC on Friday 26 December 2014 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 26 December 2014 Issued at 11:10 pm EDT Friday on 26 December 2014 An extensive cloud band extends from the Top End of the Territory to southern Queensland and northern New South Wales and is associated with an upper trough. Embedded thunderstorms are evident over northern parts of the Territory and isolated thunderstorms can also be seen over northern parts of the Kimberley region in Western Australia. A weak cold front and its associated cloud band is approaching Tasmania from the west. Remaining parts of Australia are mostly cloud free. Severe Tropical Cyclone "Kate" is located to the west of the Cocos Islands and is moving further away.