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08:00 ACST on Monday 18 December 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Dec 17 22:30:00 2017

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 0000UTC Chart on 18 December 2017
Issued at 12:20 pm EDT Monday on 18 December 2017

A complex low pressure system with a cold front is moving across the southern
parts of Western Australia. Thunderstorms are occurring near the low and also
along a pre-frontal trough stretching from southeast WA into the Bight. Low
cloud with scattered showers is affecting the southwest land division of WA
behind the front.

A mid-level cloud band caused by an upper trough is bring rain to southern South
Australia. High cloud is streaming across the southeast parts of the country
ahead of an upper level trough.

The remainder of the country is generally clear.