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13:30 AWST on Saturday 21 July 2018 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia

Infrared, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Jul 21 05:30:00 2018

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:00 pm EST Saturday on 21 July 2018

A surface trough can be seen moving through the Great Australian Bight which is
bringing some patchy high level cloud across areas of South Australia, Victoria,
western New South Wales and Tasmania.

Middle and high level cloud can be seen flowing from the Indian Ocean, over
southwest WA and out over the Bight which is also associated with a surface

To the east of Australia, high cloud is streaming across the Coral Sea ahead of
an upper level trough.

The remainder of the continent is mainly cloud free under the influence of a
high pressure ridge extending across central Australia.