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00:30 AEST on Saturday 10 December 2016 | Infrared, greyscale, Australia West
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Friday 09 December 2016 Issued at 12:44 am EDT Saturday on 10 December 2016 The cloud band with embedded thunderstorms extending across the northern parts of the continent is due to surface and upper level troughs. Low cloud is visible along the coastal areas in the southeast parts of the country as a result of onshore wind flow. A high pressure ridge is keeping the remainder of the continent cloud free.