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00:30 AWST on Wednesday 1 July 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Jun 30 16:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 01 July 2015
Issued at 11:00 pm EST Wednesday on 01 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 Tasmania and is approaching the far southwest of
Victoria and far southeast of South Australia. High cloud in advance of this
system covers parts of the southeast of the continent.

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

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