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00:30 AEST on Saturday 15 August 2020 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Fri Aug 14 14:30:00 2020

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 11:00 pm EST Friday on 14 August 2020

A cloud band has developed over inland QLD, NSW and northeast VIC to the east of
a surface trough. An upper air disturbance to the west is supporting this
system. A number of thunderstorms are evident within the band, with a few
isolated storms also developing in its wake.

A slow-moving low pressure system centred west of Tasmania has a areas of cloud
circling around it, as well as promoting the development of more thunderstorm

An area of low cloud still lingers over southwest WA.