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23:30 AEST on Saturday 3 October 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Oct  3 13:30:00 2015

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 the 0600UTC chart on 04 October 2015
Issued at 7:14 pm EDT Sunday on 04 October 2015

High level cloud associated with a weak upper trough is drifting across the
Bight through Victoria and southern NSW. This high level cloud merges with a
weakening cold front over the Tasman Sea. A stronger cold front is near the
southwest coast of Western Australia and connects to a deep low over the
Southern Ocean.

Cumulus cloud has developed over the Northern Territory this afternoon while
onshore southeasterly winds are resulting in patchy cloud over far north
Queensland. A ride of high pressure is maintaining clear conditions over the
remainder of the country.