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18:30 AEDT on Saturday 20 January 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sat Jan 20 07:30:00 2018

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 21 January 2018
Issued at 11:30 am EDT Sunday on 21 January 2018

The monsoon trough is aligned off the northwest coast of WA extending across
northern NT to the Gulf of Carpentaria and is generating thunderstorms within
its vicinity.

High level cloud can be seen streaming over Queensland. 

A long band of cloud stretching across Victoria and extending over the Tasman
Sea is associated with a low pressure trough lying over central Australia and
stretching across Victoria.

Another surface trough lies near the west coast of WA extending over the
southern coast. Isolated embedded thunderstorms persist within its vicinity.