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22:30 AEST on Friday 22 September 2017 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Sep 22 12:30:00 2017

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for 0000UTC Chart on 23rd September 2017
Issued at 11:18 am EST Saturday on 23 September 2017

 
An extensive area of middle level cloud with embedded thunderstorm activity over
the southeast of the country is associated with a strong cold front and trough
feeding into a complex area of low pressure in the Bight. Some low cloud covers
parts of southern WA in the wake of this system. 

A ridge of high pressure is keeping much of the remainder of the country cloud
free with some isolated mid to high level cloud sitting over NSW.