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23:30 AEST on Tuesday 30 June 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Jun 30 13:30:00 2015

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 30 June 2015
Issued at 11:00 pm EST Tuesday on 30 June 2015

Cloud across Queensland and northern New South Wales is being generated by moist
onshore airflow to the east of an inland surface trough. The trough stretches
from the Gulf of Carpentaria to the southern NSW coast. An upper air disturbance
to the west is supporting this surface trough.

Areas of low cloud over Victoria and the southeast of South Australia are
evident near a high pressure ridge extending across the south of the continent.

A complex low pressure system is approaching the southwest of Western Australia.

A large mass of deep convective cloud can be seen near the Solomon Islands. A
developing Tropical Low is located northeast of the islands.