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15:30 AEST on Wednesday 25 May 2016 | Visible, greyscale, 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 1800UTC chart 25 May 2016 Issued at 6:35 am EST Thursday on 26 May 2016 A strong cold front is moving across the southeast of Australia, generating an extensive cloud band with embedded thunderstorms over New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and eastern parts of South Australia. High level cloud can be seen streaming down over the Southern Ocean and the Tasman Sea. Cloud over the Coral Sea is due to an upper level trough to the west. A band of middle level cloud stretches over the Indian Ocean to the west coast of Western Australia. A cold front over the Southern Ocean is approaching the southwest of Western Australia.