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16:00 ACST on Sunday 19 April 2015 | False colour temperatures, Australia

False colour temperatures, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Apr 19 06:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0000UTC chart on 19 April 2015
Issued at 12:17 pm EST Sunday on 19 April 2015

A broad area of middle and high level cloud, associated with a rain band, lies
over southern Queensland and northeast New South Wales. The remains of the cloud
that fed the moisture for this system is over central Western Australia.

Cloud from a vigorous cold front can be seen stretching from north of Canberra
to east of Tasmania.

"Speckled" cloud due to cold air lies west of Tasmania.

Cloud from thunderstorm activity is over the northern Gulf of Carpentaria and
northeast Arnhem Land.