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02:30 AWST on Thursday 17 October 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Oct 16 18:30:00 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 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:58 pm EDT Thursday on 17 October 2019

Afternoon thunderstorms stretch from central Queensland into the Tasman Sea,
with some isolated thunderstorms also through parts of the central Northern

A low pressure system can be seen moving offshore of eastern Victoria, with
thick cloud and embedded thunderstorms moving away from the continent and
towards New Zealand.

A cold front and deep low pressure system in the Southern Ocean are edging
closer to the south-east.

The rest of the continent remains relatively cloud free, apart from some high
level cloud through the South West Land Division, and some lower cloud brushing
the far south-west coast of Western Australia associated with the cold front.