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05:30 UTC on Wednesday 1 April 2015 | Visible, 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 1 April 2015 Issued at 11:54 pm EDT Wednesday on 01 April 2015 A large mass of cloud extends from central Western Australia to south of Tasmania. This cloud is associated with a trough of low pressure and a strong upper level trough. Low cloud driven by moist southeasterly winds is over southern WA. An area of cloud over southeast Queensland and the adjacent sea is being generated by another trough in the middle levels of the atmosphere. Some thunderstorm cloud is evident over the northern part of the country.