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03:00 ACST on Wednesday 24 August 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Aug 23 17:30:00 2016

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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC Chart on 24 August 2016
Issued at 5:41 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 through New South Wales and northeastern
Victoria to out over the Tasman Sea.

A surface trough and low pressure centre are producing patchy middle level cloud
and isolated thunderstorms over the Bight, with the cloud extending into South
Australia and southern Western Australia.

A low pressure system to Tasmania's southeast is directing patchy low and middle
level cloud across the State in a cool airstream.