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03:30 AEST on Thursday 30 June 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Jun 29 17:30:00 2016

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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC Chart on 29 June 2016
Issued at 6:03 am EST Thursday on 30 June 2016

 
A cold front and associated cloud band with isolated thunderstorms is crossing
the far southwest of South Australia, with areas of middle level cloud covering
Victoria, southern New South Wales and Tasmania. A second cloud band directly
behind this front is associated with another cold front that is also approaching
the southeast.

More middle level cloud is extending across central Western Australia due to a
developing trough.

The rest of the country remains clear due to the large high pressure system
centred over eastern New South Wales.