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14:00 ACST on Thursday 20 September 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu Sep 20 04:30:00 2018

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:00 pm EST Thursday on 20 September 2018

Low level convergence is generating isolated thunderstorms along the
northeastern NSW coastline and adjacent ranges.

A middle to high level cloud band with embedded thunderstorms over northern
parts of WA and the interior of the NT is associated with an upper level

A broad area of high pressure is keeping the rest of the country mostly cloud
free, apart from some patchy low level cloud through southeastern SA,
southwestern VIC and western TAS in association with an onshore airflow.