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20:30 AWST on Monday 31 August 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Aug 31 12:30:00 2015

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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 01 September 2015
Issued at 6:48 pm EST Tuesday on 01 September 2015

 
An area of middle level cloud extends over central Australia and is associated
with a slow moving surface trough. A cold front is moving east through the
western parts of South Australia, producing showers and thunderstorms in the
area. The moist southerly flow behind this front is generating areas of low
cloud in the southern parts of Western Australia.

Low cloud lingers over parts of Tasmania. A deep low pressure system is still
rotating over the central Tasman Sea.