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13:30 UTC on Tuesday 26 May 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 27 May 2015 Issued at 5:03 pm EST Wednesday on 27 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. A cloud band associated with a cold front is evident over coastal South Australia, extending to western Tasmania. Low level cloud ahead of this front extends from southern NSW, across eastern Victoria and over eastern Tasmania. Patches of low cloud over in the cold air in wake of this front can be is evident over southern WA. A high pressure system located over northeastern NSW extends a ridge along Queensland's east coast. This is causing mostly clear conditions over areas in the tropical north.