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Thursday - Latest

Fronts in the south are bringing a few light showers to southern VIC, SA and TAS. A trough in the east is generating showers and the odd storm for southern QLD and northeastern NSW. Onshore winds are triggering a few showers to the northern QLD coast.

Thursday 22:00 EST

A cold front in the south will bring cool winds and showers to the southeast SA, VIC and TAS. A trough will trigger showers and the odd storm for QLD and northern NSW. A high will keep elsewhere clear and dry and direct breezy southeasterlies over the north of the nation.

Friday 22:00 EST

A front and trough in the southwest will bring showers to southern parts of WA. Onshore winds over northern QLD will trigger a few coastal showers. A low, front and trough will move away from the eastern seaboard, allowing showers to clear and winds to ease.

Saturday 22:00 EST

A large high will lead to a very cold morning across southeastern Australia. Onshore winds in the east will bring a few showers to coastal NSW and QLD. A cold front and trough will affect the southwest delivering rain and showers, heaviest in the far south.

Sunday 22:00 EST

Low pressure and a cold front should deliver cool gusty winds and showers to the WA, SA and southwestern VIC coasts. An inland trough could bring a few showers to NSW. A ridge of high pressure will keep elsewhere mostly clear and dry.

Monday 22:00 EST

A cold front and trough should bring cold gusty winds and showers to TAS, VIC and southern NSW. A trough could trigger showers for northern WA, NT, QLD and northern NSW. Onshore winds in the south may bring showers to the southern WA and SA coasts.

Tuesday 22:00 EST

A trough in the north could bring showers to northern WA, northern WA and QLD. Onshore winds may trigger coastal showers for WA. A trough in the south could cause showers for TAS and VIC.

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