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12:00 ACST on Thursday 26 May 2016 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu May 26 02:30:00 2016

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 26 May 2016
Issued at 8:07 pm EST Thursday on 26 May 2016

A cold front is moving across the southeast of Australia generating an extensive
cloud band with embedded thunderstorms over northern New South Wales.

High level jet stream cloud stretches from the Indian Ocean over southern
Western Australia and South Australia. A cold front is moving through the Bight
while another front is located further southwest over the Southern Ocean.  

A line of middle level cloud is over the Gulf of Carpentaria.