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19:30 AWST on Wednesday 2 September 2015 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Sep  2 11:30:00 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 0600UTC chart on 2 September 2015
Issued at 7:09 pm EST Wednesday on 02 September 2015

An band of patchy middle level cloud extends over central parts of Northern
Territory, Queensland and New South Wales, and is associated with a slow moving
surface trough. 

A cold front lies over western Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, rain
and thunderstorms continue in this area with the thickening frontal cloud band.
A low pressure system and its associated trough are bringing showers and
thunderstorms to the southeast of SA.

A high to the southwest of WA is directing a moist onshore flow to the remaining
southern coastlines of Western Australia and South Australia, with patchy low
level cloud present in this area.

A cold front to the south of Tasmania is moving into the Tasman Sea.