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04:00 ACDT on Sunday 21 January 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Jan 20 17:30:00 2018

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 0600UTC Chart on 21 January 2018
Issued at 6:04 pm EDT Sunday on 21 January 2018

The monsoon trough is aligned off the northwest coast of WA extending across
northern NT to the Gulf of Carpentaria and is generating thunderstorms within
its vicinity. Cloudy conditions and thunderstorms cover northern Australia.

A cloud band stretching across Victoria and extending over the Tasman Sea is
associated with a low pressure trough stationed over central Australia and
extending across Victoria and another surface trough lying across the Tasman

A surface trough near the west coast of WA extends over the southern coast.
Isolated thunderstorms can be seen within its vicinity.