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16:00 ACST on Thursday 28 May 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu May 28 06:30:00 2015

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 28 May 2015
Issued at 5:00 am EST Friday on 29 May 2015

A broad, slow-moving cloud band extends from the northwest of WA through most of
South Australia into NSW. This cloud is due to an upper level trough.

A cold front is clearing to the east of Victoria. Cold air convective cloud
behind the front covers western and southern parts of Tasmania.

Convective cloud near the northeast coast of the Top End is associated with a
weak trough and easterly surge over the Arafura Sea.