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22:00 ACST on Sunday 22 July 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Jul 22 12:30:00 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 Monday on 23 July 2018

A series of cold fronts and troughs are moving across the Bight and South
Australia and through into New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania. Extensive
areas of middle and high level cloud with embedded thunderstorms can be seen
throughout this region associated with these systems. Speckled low level
celluluar cloud with isolated thunderstorms can also be seen following from

Low level cloud over the Indian Ocean is drifting across western WA which is
associated with a ridge of high pressure and an onshore westerly airstream.

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