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06:30 AWST on Monday 24 October 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Oct 23 22:30:00 2016

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC Chart on 24 October 2016
Issued at 6:07 pm EDT Monday on 24 October 2016

A surface trough and a strong upper disturbance are responsible for the
significant cloud band that has now moved off the east coast and is now passing
over New Zealand.

A surface trough through Western Australia and a weak cold front over the Bight
is generating a band of low to middle level cloud in the region.

Some high level cloud associated with a jet stream can be seen over SA.

The remainder of the country is relatively cloud free due to a large high
pressure system centered over western NSW.