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09:30 AEST on Thursday 17 April 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Apr 16 23:30:00 2014

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
National Meteorological and Oceanographic Centre

Satellite Notes for the 1800UTC chart on 16 April 2014

Issued at 5:44 am EST Thursday on 17 April 2014

Shower and thunderstorm activity can be seen over Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf of Carpentaria. The remainder of the country is mostly cloud free due to a ridge of high pressure except for some areas of low cloud about the southern coastline.