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17:30 AEST on Tuesday 28 July 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Jul 28 07:30:00 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 0000UTC chart on 29 July 2015
Issued at 11:16 am EST Wednesday on 29 July 2015

The middle to upper level cloud band moving across the Bight towards southeast
Australia is associated with a middle level disturbance.

The subtropical jet stream is directing high level cloud over southwest WA off
of the Indian Ocean.

In the east, a high pressure system over New South Wales is directing a moist
onshore airflow over the northeast coast of Australia, producing areas of patchy
low cloud.

The rest of the country is mostly clear due to a ridge of high pressure system.