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00:30 AEST on Saturday 28 May 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri May 27 14:30:00 2016

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 27 May 2016
Issued at 5:01 am EST Saturday on 28 May 2016

A cold front over the Tasman Sea links to a complex low pressure system.
Extensive cloud and thunderstorms are visible in the vicinity of this system. A
cloud band which extends from the Southern Ocean to eastern Tasmania and along
the NSW south coast is wrapping into this low pressure system.

A cloud band and area of isolated thunderstorms over New South Wales is
associated a trough and low pressure system. While middle level cloud and
thunderstorms can be seen near a cold front which is crossing the far southwest
of WA.

High level jet stream cloud stretches from central WA to southern Queensland.