Australian Synoptic Chart

Synoptic Chart

Wednesday

A monsoon trough and lows are generating heavy rain & storms across the northern tropics. Troughs are triggering showers & storms in eastern WA, NT, western SA, QLD & northern NSW. Cool southerly winds are bringing showers to parts of eastern NSW, VIC, TAS & southern WA.

Issued Wednesday 20:13 EDT
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  • High Pressure System
  • Low Pressure System
  • Tropical Cyclone
  • Jetstream
  • Rain (mm)
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  • Low Pressure Trough
  • Cold Front
  • Warm Front
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Weather News

Dangerous wind in southern Victoria tonight

16:57 EDT

An unusual surge of powerful easterly winds will buffet parts of southern Victoria on Wednesday night, possibly exposing typically safe areas to wind damage.

Queensland's Cape York Peninsula bracing for heavy rain despite low being unlikely to form into cyclone

14:59 EDT

A low off Queensland's Cape York Peninsula is now unlikely to form into a cyclone but is still predicted to bring heavy rainfall to the region, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

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