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15:30 UTC on Tuesday 23 August 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Aug 23 15:30:00 2016

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0000UTC Chart on 24 August 2016
Issued at 12:35 pm EST Wednesday on 24 August 2016

A surface trough and associated upper level trough are generating a cloud band
that extends from central Queensland, over New South Wales and then out over the
Tasman Sea.

Low cloud is visible near the coast of the southern states in a cool onshore

A surface trough and low pressure centre are producing patchy middle level cloud
and isolated thunderstorms over the Bight.