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A front is generating rain and strong winds to SA, VIC, TAS and southern NSW. Showers are tending to snow for the highlands of TAS and the Alpine areas of VIC and NSW. Onshore winds are producing isolated showers in southwest WA. A high pressure ridge is keeping elsewhere dry.

Tuesday 22:00 EST

A front will bring another burst of strong, cold winds and heavy showers to SA, TAS, VIC and southern NSW. Showers will fall as snow on the highlands. Onshore winds will deliver a few showers to southern WA and far-north QLD. High pressure will keep elsewhere mostly clear and dry

Wednesday 22:00 EST

A front will cross the Tasman Sea, causing strong winds, showers and highland snow to ease in southern NSW, VIC and TAS. Another front will bring another burst of strong, showery winds to TAS later. A high will clear most showers in SA and southern WA, encouraging frost in WA.

Thursday 22:00 EST

A high will cause brisk wind to ease and most showers to clear in southern Australia, encouraging frost in WA, SA, inland VIC and NSW. The high will keep WA and much of mainland Australia dry. Westerly winds will maintain showers in western TAS.

Friday 22:00 EST

A high will lead to a frosty morning in parts of SA, TAS, VIC, NSW and southern QLD. The high will also keep nearly all of SA, NSW, QLD and the NT dry. Fronts will bring showery winds to TAS, VIC and southwest WA later. A trough will trigger a few showers over northern QLD.

Saturday 22:00 EST

A weakening front and trough will bring mostly light showers to western and southern WA and southern SA.A high will bring a cold morning and dry day to much of TAS, VIC, NSW and southern QLD. A trough in the north will cause a few showers in northern QLD.

Sunday 22:00 EST

Unstable air in the wake of a cold front shall bring showers to southeast SA, VIC, southwest NSW and TAS. A cold front in the west will introduce a band of rain into southwest WA. An onshore flow may bring showers to far-north QLD.

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