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00:30 AEST on Wednesday 23 August 2017 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Aug 22 14:30:00 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 23 August 2017
Issued at 12:22 pm EST Wednesday on 23 August 2017

 
A cold front near Adelaide stretches over Tasmania and the southern Tasman Sea.
Cloud over the southeast of the continent is associated with this front.

A middle level cloud band sweeps down from near Cocos Island to northern parts
of South Australia. This is associated with a jetstream in the upper levels of
the atmosphere.

Patchy low cloud is over southwest WA.

The remainder of the country is mostly clear under the influence of a high
pressure ridge.