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00:30 AWST on Sunday 26 April 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Apr 25 16:30:00 2015

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC chart on 26 April 2015
Issued at 11:47 pm EST Sunday on 26 April 2015

A low pressure system has moved into the Tasman Sea  with associated active band
of cloud and embedded thunderstorms.

Area of isolated thunderstorms and middle level cloud about West Kimberley and
Pilbara coasts is associated with a trough and a low pressure system in the
Indian Ocean.

A high pressure ridge makes central and northeastern parts of the country cloud

Areas of low cloud are drifting over Tasmania, Victoria, NSW and coastal areas
of South Australia in a moist southerly flow.