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09:30 AEST on Monday 25 September 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Sep 24 23:30:00 2017

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 0600UTC Chart on 25th September 2017
Issued at 5:05 pm EST Monday on 25 September 2017

A trough stretches from Darwin southeast to near Brisbane and connects to a cold
front that extends across the Tasman Sea to the south island of New Zealand.
Afternoon convective cloud is developing along the trough, with isolated
thunderstorms near its northern tip. An extensive area of mid-level cloud is
streaming ahead of the cold front with embedded thunderstorm activity.

A low east of Tasmania extends a cold front into eastern Victoria. The resulting
southwesterly airstream is bringing areas of low cloud with scattered showers
southern and eastern Victoria, and southeastern Tasmania. Isolated thunderstorms
are occurring over eastern Victoria along the trough.

In the west, a band of mid level cloud with scattered showers and embedded
thunderstorms extends over the South West Land Division. This is associated with
a broad low complex with the main centre near Perth and a secondary centre near

High level jetstream cloud is crossing NSW while onshore winds are causing low
cloud along the east coast of Cape York.