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05:30 AEST on Thursday 30 July 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Jul 29 19:30:00 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 July 2015
Issued at 11:46 pm EST Thursday on 30 July 2015

Cloud over southern Western Australia is streaming from the northwest ahead of a
low pressure system.

A cold front is moving across Victoria with associated cloud band located mainly
over the Tasman Sea. Low cloud can be seen over eastern Victoria along the

Patchy low cloud over the Queensland east coast is due to the southeast trade
wind flow.

The remainder of the country is mostly clear due to a ridge of high pressure.