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14:30 AWST on Saturday 27 December 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia
Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 27 December 2014 Issued at 11:14 pm EDT Saturday on 27 December 2014 A broad cloud band extends from northern parts of the Territory to northeastern New South Wales and is associated with an upper trough. Isolated embedded thunderstorms also remain about the Top End and Gulf Country. A cold front is moving over waters just to the south of Western Australia. The remainder of Australia is mostly cloud free although a little high cloud is streaming into the northwest Gascoyne region of WA from Severe Tropical Cyclone "Kate" which remains slow moving to the west of the Cocos Islands.