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Australian Synoptic Chart

Synoptic Chart


A large high pressure system over southeastern Australia is bringing clear nightime skies and very cold night, especially for inland areas. Onshore winds are triggering a few showers in the east. A low pressure trough in the southwest is causing a few showers.

Issued Friday 19:52 EST
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Parts of Queensland wake under a veil of fog.

16:06 EST

Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.

What will be in the Federal Government's Agricultural White Paper

15:53 EST

The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.

Chilly start across the southeast

13:52 EST

It was a cold morning across New South Wales and northern Victoria, with many places across the states waking up to frozen pipes and frosty foliage.