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08:30 UTC on Wednesday 1 April 2015 | Infrared, greyscale, Full Disk

Infrared, greyscale, Full Disk satellite image of Australia at Wed Apr  1 08:30:00 2015

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite MTSAT via Bureau of Meteorology.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for the 0600UTC chart on 2 April 2015
Issued at 6:35 pm EDT Thursday on 02 April 2015

A large mass of cloud stretches from the Indian Ocean over central Western
Australia, South Australia and New South Wales to southern New Zealand. This
cloud is associated with a cold front/low complex and a broad upper level

Low cloud over the Bight and parts of southern WA is from an onshore airstream
generated by the high pressure system.

Some low cloud remains over southeast Queensland in a moist easterly airstream.