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Australian Prognostic Chart - Wednesday

Prognostic Chart

Wednesday 22:00 EST

A trough will deepen off the west coast, causing showers to increase in eastern WA. A brisk airstream in the wake of a front will bring showers across VIC, TAS and southern NSW. A high pressure ridge will steer warm southeasterly winds across the NT.

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