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18:30 AEST on Thursday 25 April 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Apr 25 08:30:00 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 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:10 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

A cold front with associated cloud band and embedded thunderstorms is moving
across southern Victoria. 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.