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01:30 AWST on Thursday 2 July 2015 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Jul  1 17:30:00 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 1800UTC chart on 01 July 2015
Issued at 5:00 am EST Thursday on 02 July 2015

 
Middle and high level cloud, associated with a trough over the Indian Ocean,
extends over southwestern parts of WA.

A cold front is moving across Victoria and the far southeast of South Australia.
High cloud in advance of this system covers parts of New South Wales while
cold-air convective cloud in its wake covers parts of Tasmania.

Cloud embedded within a moist southeasterly trade wind flow lies over parts of
the Top End.

A broad area of deep convective cloud can be seen near the Solomon Islands and
is associated with Tropical Cyclone "Raquel".