IDD10120 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Northern Territory Darwin Regional Forecasting Centre Explanatory Notes issued 10:15 am CST Saturday 8 March 2014 6am Weather Chart A high in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge up the QLD coast, through the Bight and into central Australia. A trough runs along the Kimberly coastline to a heat low in the Pilbara and continues inland of the coast ahead of a front approaching from the Indian Ocean. Another trough resides in eastern Australia. A monsoon trough extends from a low northeast of the Top End to another low in the Coral Sea. 9am Satellite Picture Storm clouds across tropical Australia are associated with the monsoon trough and surface trough in WA. Mid level cloud over central Australia is associated with mid level trough.