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Australian Prognostic Chart - Saturday

Prognostic Chart

Saturday 22:00 EST

A trough should move off the east coast, taking most of the heavy rain in QLD and NSW with it. The trough may also dip south, bringing patchy rain to VIC and TAS. A high should keep much of SA dry. A front and trough in the west will bring a cool, cloudy, wet day to WA.

Issued Wednesday 11:10 EST
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