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Australian Chart Summary

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A trough over northern NSW and eastern QLD is triggering rain. Onshore winds are producing showers in northeast QLD. A low pressure trough is causing rain in the west, mainly coastal parts. A high pressure system in the south is bringing settled conditions.

Sunday 22:00 EDT

A trough will move off the QLD coast, taking showers and storms with it. A high in the south will clear much of NSW and QLD as it directs showers into southern VIC, TAS and coastal NSW. A trough in the west will produce showers, storms and warm weather, mainly inland.

Monday 22:00 EDT

A trough and low crossing WA will produce a few showers and storms. A weak high will keep much of the southeast dry, although it will help to direct moist onshore winds onto the NSW and southern QLD coasts, bringing a few showers.

Tuesday 22:00 EDT

A low and trough should move across SA into VIC producing a few showers and storms and bringing a weak cool change. High pressure should control much of the east and west of the nation.

Wednesday 22:00 EDT

A low and trough in the southeast should produce gusty winds, rain and a few storms over TAS, VIC and parts of SA and NSW. A high will bring mostly settled conditions over WA, with onshore winds producing the odd shower in the southwest.

Thursday 22:00 EDT

A low and trough off the east coast should generate gusty winds and showers over TAS, VIC and NSW. A trough shall trigger a rain and storms over parts of QLD and eastern NT. Winds will increase ahead of a front in the southwest WA.

Friday 22:00 EDT

A low pressure system in the southeast should trigger heavy rain and gusty conditions over TAS and eastern VIC and NSW. A trough shall cause rain and the odd storm over QLD and parts of the NT. Another trough may trigger a few showers over WA.

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