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17:00 ACST on Thursday 25 April 2019 | False colour temperatures, Full Disk

False colour temperatures, Full Disk satellite image of Australia at Thu Apr 25 07:30:00 2019

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
Issued at 12:00 am EST Friday on 26 April 2019

An upper level disturbance and surface trough are responsible for broad area of
cloud with embedded thunderstorms over eastern Queensland. Onshore winds
continue to bring patchy low cloud to coastlines along the south of the

Tasmania lies under a broad area of low cloud with a cold front moving across
the state. Cellular clouds with isolated thunderstorms can be seen in the cold
air behind the front.

A high pressure ridge is keeping central and most of Western Australia clear
with patchy high cloud over northern parts of the country.