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11:30 AEST on Tuesday 26 May 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue May 26 01:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 0000UTC chart on 26 May 2015
Issued at 11:00 am EST Tuesday on 26 May 2015

 
Cloud with isolated thunderstorms extending from the northwest of WA into
southern parts of the NT, much of SA, NSW and southern QLD is due to a surface
and an upper level trough. Patchy high cloud can be seen streaming across the
east of the country ahead of the upper level trough.

A cloud band associated with a cold front is evident to the south of WA.

A high pressure system centered over eastern NSW extends a ridge along
Queensland's east coast. This is causing mostly clear conditions over areas in
the tropical north.