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16:30 AEST on Thursday 23 May 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu May 23 06:30:00 2019

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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:26 am EST Friday on 24 May 2019

 
Showers continue along the Queensland and northern NSW coast due to fresh
southeasterly winds. The shower activity is more enhanced along the North
Tropical Coast. Further south, a weak trough off the NSW coast and is triggering
isolated showers and storms. Low cloud and fog patches are also visible about
the NSW ranges.

A band of middle and high level cloud is streaming from the Bight over the
southeast of Australia. Isolated thunderstorms are embedded in the cloud band
about the SA/Vic border. Another cloud band is streaming over the Indian Ocean
with high level cloud drifting over southern distircts of Western Australia. A
series of fronts is visible over the Southern Ocean. Northern parts of Australia
are mostly clear under a ridge of high pressure.