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12:30 AEST on Monday 2 March 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Mar  2 02:30:00 2015

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 0000UTC chart on 2 March 2015
Issued at 12:25 pm EDT Monday on 02 March 2015

A thunderstorm complex is over northern Western Australia.

Cloud over southern WA is streaming over the Bight towards Tasmania and
Victoria. This is being generated by the cold front south of the Bight together
with a strong upper trough to the west.

Areas of low cloud are over the northern New South Wales and southeast
Queensland coasts from a moist onshore airstream in the wake of a vigorous cold

Thunderstorm activity continues over the tropical north of the country.