Australian Chart Summary

Wednesday - Latest

Troughs over parts of the northeastern NT, eastern and southern QLD and northern NSW are generating rain, showers and the odd thunderstorm. A weak cold front crossing VIC and TAS is bringing the odd shower. High pressure is keeping much of the interior and west clear and dry.

Thursday 22:00 EST

A trough and front will clip the southeast, generating showers and gusty winds to TAS and southern VIC. A trough in the north and east could cause a few showers and storms. A high over the Bight will bring dry and settled conditions over the interior and west of Australia.

Friday 22:00 EST

Unstable southwesterly winds between fronts should bring a few showers to southern VIC and TAS. An upper trough in the north and east will cause a few showers and storms. A high over the Bight will bring dry and settled conditions over the interior and west of Australia.

Saturday 22:00 EST

An upper trough and low could bring heavy rain and storms to northern WA and the Top End. Onshore winds should bring some showers to southern VIC, TAS, northern NSW and northern QLD. A front may clip TAS and southern VIC. High pressure elsewhere should lead to a settled day.

Sunday 22:00 EST

An upper trough and low could continue to bring heavy rain and storms to northern WA and the Top End. Onshore winds should bring some showers to TAS, VIC, NSW and northern QLD. High pressure over the interior and southwest should lead to a dry and settled day.

Monday 22:00 EST

A trough and low could continue to bring rain and storms to the north. A front could trigger showers and a gusty change to TAS and VIC. Another front approaching the southwest may cause a few showers and storms. High pressure elsewhere should maintain dry and settled conditions

Tuesday 22:00 EST

A front should arrive in the south late in the day, introducing patchy rain, showers and cool gusty winds. A high over the Tasman will feed showers over northeast NSW and eastern Qld. Unstable easterly winds will direct showers and a few storms over the far northern tropics.

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