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11:30 AWST on Sunday 21 December 2014 | Infrared, greyscale, Full Disk

Infrared, greyscale, Full Disk satellite image of Australia at Sun Dec 21 03:30:00 2014

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 21 December 2014
Issued at 5:43 am EDT Monday on 22 December 2014

Cloud associated with seasonal shower and thunderstorm activity is evident over
the north of the country.

A cloud band over South Australia stretches to ocean areas west of Tasmania.
This cloud is associated with a surface trough. Low cloud in the wake of this
system can be seen over southern Western Australia and through the Bight.

A band of cloud to the east of Tasmania is associated with a cold front with
patchy low cloud evident in the cold airmass to the west of the cold front.