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Australian Synoptic Chart

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A low pressure trough over QLD and NSW is producing showers and the odd thunderstorm. Onshore winds are causing showers along the QLD coast. A high is keeping the south of the nation mostly clear and dry. An approaching low in the west brings patchy rain to southern WA.

Issued Wednesday 04:58 EST
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