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18:00 ACST on Thursday 26 May 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu May 26 08:30:00 2016

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart 26 May 2016
Issued at 11:43 pm EST Thursday on 26 May 2016

A cold front is moving through the northeast of NSW and connects to a low
complex over the Tasman Sea. Extensive cloud is visible in the vicinity of this
complex and is resulting in showery conditions across southeastern NSW, eastern
Victoria and Tasmania. 

High level jet stream cloud stretches from the Indian Ocean over southern
Western Australia and South Australia to merge with the cold front over
northeast NSW. A cold front is evident across the Bight with a significant area
of cold air behind it. Another front is active to the southwest of Western

The remainder of Australia is mostly clear.