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21:30 UTC on Saturday 23 July 2016 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Jul 23 21:30:00 2016

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC Chart on 24 July 2016
Issued at 12:07 am EST Monday on 25 July 2016

Tropical moisture is being dragged southeastwards from a low pressure system
near Christmas Island. The resulting cloud band stretches across the centre of
the continent.

A weakening cold front with its associated cloud can be seen over Victoria and
New South Wales.

Low cloud is over the southern WA and SA coasts in the wake of the front.