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02:00 ACST on Wednesday 18 January 2017 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia
Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.
IDY28000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre Satellite Notes for 0600UTC chart 18 January 2017 Issued at 6:13 pm EDT Wednesday on 18 January 2017 A cloud band associated with a cold front is located in the Tasman Sea with cold air to the west of this system producing large areas of speckled cloud near Tasmania. A second cold front is approaching WA from the west producing a cloud band. A broad trough extends from southwest Western Australia through the Pilbara and Kimberley regions then extends through northern South Australia and New South Wales. Showers and thunderstorms are occurring along this trough. Isolated showers and thunderstorms are also occurring throughout northern Australia.