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16:30 UTC on Thursday 14 November 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Nov 14 16:30:00 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 6:04 am EDT Friday on 15 November 2019

Extensive smoke areas from the northeastern NSW and southeastern QLD bushfires
are visible extending to the east.

A surface trough extending over northern Australia and through the interior of
WA is generating patchy cloud.  Cloud is more extensive through the Kimberley
with isolated shower and thunderstorm activity near the coast.

Over southern Australia, a westerly airstream persists over Victoria and
Tasmania with with a cold front embedded in the airstream moving across
Tasmania. A high in the Bight extends a ridge through NSW and central Australia
maintaining settled and clear conditions. Onshore winds are bringing patchy
cloud to the far south coast of WA.