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16:30 AWST on Friday 27 May 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri May 27 08:30:00 2016

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 0600UTC chart 27 May 2016
Issued at 5:37 pm EST Friday on 27 May 2016

 
A cold front over the Tasman Sea links to a complex low pressure system.
Extensive cloud is visible in the vicinity of this system with embedded
thunderstorms. Cloud wrapping around the main western low is being driven up
over southeast NSW and East Gippsland.

High level jet stream cloud stretches from the Indian Ocean over the centre of
the continent.

A cold front near Adelaide has a significant area of cold air behind it. Another
active front is southwest of Western Australia.

The north of Australia is mostly clear.