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18:30 AEST on Tuesday 27 September 2016 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Sep 27 08:30:00 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 27 September 2016
Issued at 12:33 am EST Wednesday on 28 September 2016

A cold front is crossing the southwest of WA generating a large cloud band with
embedded thunderstorm activity. A field of convective cellular cloud can be seen
in the cold air behind the front.

An upper level cloud band is streaming down from tropical convection over the
Indian Ocean west of Java to central Australia and central Queensland. This
cloud is brought along by the upper level subtropical jet stream. 

While a weak cold front is crossing Tasmania resulting in a band of low level
cloud which extends down to a low over the Southern Ocean.