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12:30 AEST on Thursday 24 July 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Jul 24 02:30:00 2014

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


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
National Meteorological and Oceanographic Centre

Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 24 July 2014

Issued at 11:00 pm EST Thursday on 24 July 2014

A cloud band over eastern New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania is from a low pressure system west of Victoria.

Low cloud in the wake of this system is over southern Western Australia and southern South Australia.

A high pressure system west of WA is directing low cloud onto the west coast.

Areas of cloud over eastern Queensland are due to a moist onshore airflow.