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18:30 UTC on Tuesday 2 September 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Sep  2 18:30:00 2014

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


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
National Meteorological and Oceanographic Centre

Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 3 September 2014

Issued at 6:03 pm EST Wednesday on 03 September 2014

Cloud over the Tasman Sea is associated with a deep low pressure system. Cold air in the wake of this system is over eastern New South Wales.

Cloud over southern Western Australia, South Australia and western Victoria is due to a low pressure trough, a cold front and an upper level jet stream.

Some high cloud is moving across the tropical north of the country.