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01:00 ACST on Thursday 3 September 2015 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Sep  2 15:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 2 September 2015
Issued at 5:00 am EST Thursday on 03 September 2015

An band of patchy middle level cloud extends over parts of Northern Territory,
Queensland and New South Wales, and is associated with a slow moving surface

A cold front lies over Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, with rain areas
and thunderstorms activity near the frontal zone and showers and thunderstorms
near the low pressure system over the southeast of SA and western NSW.

A high to the southwest of WA is directing a moist onshore flow to the remaining
southern coast areas of Western Australia and South Australia, with patchy low
level cloud evident.

Cloud associated with another cold front can be seen over Tasmania.