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20:30 UTC on Thursday 26 February 2015 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Feb 26 20:30:00 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 0000UTC chart on 27 February 2015
Issued at 2:10 pm EDT Friday on 27 February 2015

 
Active thunderstorm activity continues over the Tropical north of the country. A
trough of low pressure extends from central Queensland through to the northern
NSW. Another low pressure trough is triggering isolated thunderstorms near the
southeast Queensland and northeastern NSW.

Areas of active isolated thunderstorms and patchy areas of cloud cover much of
Western Australia and western parts of South Australia, and are associated with
a broad area of low pressure.

Patchy low level cloud covers coastal parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania
due to a moist onshore air stream. Remainder of the country remains mostly
clear.