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13:00 ACST on Tuesday 30 September 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Sep 30 03:30:00 2014

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Bureau National Operations Centre

Satellite Notes for 0600UTC chart on 30 September 2014

Issued at 5:58 pm EST Tuesday on 30 September 2014

A cold front is crossing Victoria and Tasmania with its associated cloud band. The field of cold air behind the front can be seen to the west of Tasmania.

Patchy jet stream cloud extends from northern New South Wales over the Tasman Sea.

Cloud from daytime heating is over the Top End, Northern Territory.

An area of high cloud is over tip of Cape York Peninsula.