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02:30 AWST on Sunday 15 September 2019 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Sep 14 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 5:52 pm EST Sunday on 15 September 2019

A patchy widespread cloud band stretches across the Great Australian Bight
brushing southern coastal parts of WA and SA, before extending over VIC and
Tasmania. Embedded thunderstorms area occurring within this cloud band over
southwest VIC. The cloud is associated with a broad cold front to the northeast
of Tasmania and surface trough that extends through southern parts of the

In the north low level cloud can be seen over the eastern Cape York Peninsula
and Arnhem coast due to onshore flow in these areas.

The remainder of the continent is mostly clear under the influence of a high
pressure ridge.