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10:00 ACST on Wednesday 2 September 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Sep  2 00:30:00 2015

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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 2 September 2015
Issued at 7:09 pm EST Wednesday on 02 September 2015

 
An band of patchy middle level cloud extends over central parts of Northern
Territory, Queensland and New South Wales, and is associated with a slow moving
surface trough. 

A cold front lies over western Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, rain
and thunderstorms continue in this area with the thickening frontal cloud band.
A low pressure system and its associated trough are bringing showers and
thunderstorms to the southeast of SA.

A high to the southwest of WA is directing a moist onshore flow to the remaining
southern coastlines of Western Australia and South Australia, with patchy low
level cloud present in this area.

A cold front to the south of Tasmania is moving into the Tasman Sea.