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21:30 AEST on Friday 28 October 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Oct 28 11:30:00 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 1200UTC Chart on 28 October 2016
Issued at 11:06 pm EDT Friday on 28 October 2016

Isolated showers and thunderstorms over far northeast New South Wales and
southeast Queensland are associated with an active surface trough.

Typical convection for this time of the year, isolated thunderstorms have also
developed over the Northern Territory's Top End.

Middle level cloud through central WA is streaming down from a tropical low over
the Indian Ocean and extends across the Pilbara, Gascoyne and Interior districts
of Western Australia then through the Lasseter District of NT and northwest SA.

Elsewhere the country is relatively cloud free with a ridge of high pressure
extending over southeast Australia.