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06:30 UTC on Tuesday 26 May 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue May 26 06:30:00 2015

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 26 May 2015
Issued at 11:00 pm EST Tuesday on 26 May 2015

Cloud with isolated thunderstorms extending from the northwest of WA into
southern parts of the NT, much of SA, NSW and southern QLD is due to a surface
and an upper level trough.

A cloud band associated with a cold front is evident to the south of WA with
patches of low cloud over southwest of the state in the cold air in wake of this

A high pressure system centered over eastern NSW extends a ridge along
Queensland's east coast. This is causing mostly clear conditions over areas in
the tropical north.