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Synoptic Chart

Wednesday

A complex low over QLD and NSW is triggering areas of rain, heavy at times in the east. A high pressure system over WA will lead to another chilly night, especially over inland parts. A warm airmass will linger in the northern parts of Australia.

Issued Wednesday 19:00 EST
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  • High Pressure System
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  • Low Pressure Trough
  • Cold Front
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