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18:00 ACST on Saturday 5 September 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Sep  5 08:30:00 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 0600UTC chart on 5 September 2015
Issued at 6:29 pm EST Saturday on 05 September 2015

 
Highs over southeastern Australia are extending an onshore flow over Tasmania,
east Victoria and is generating low level cloud in the vicinity with patchy low
cloud also visible along the New South Wales coast and Queensland coast.

A middle level cloud band associated with a surface trough lies across southwest
Western Australia. High level cloud is streaming over South Australia from the
surface trough. Patchy low cloud is visible behind the cold front over southwest
WA. 

Remaining parts of the country are mostly clear due to the highs extending a
ridge over central Australia.