Satellite View Selection
01:30 AEST on Thursday 17 April 2014 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
National Meteorological and Oceanographic Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0000UTC chart on 17 April 2014.
Issued at 11:47 am EST Thursday on 17 April 2014
Thunderstorm activity can be seen over Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf of Carpentaria.
A deep low pressure system lies over the Tasman Sea, bringing rain areas and scattered thunderstorms to New Zealand.
The remainder of Australia is mostly cloud free due to a ridge of high pressure, except for some areas of low cloud about the southern coastline.