Australian Synoptic Chart

Synoptic Chart

Tuesday

The troughs are triggering thunderstorms over inland QLD, the NT, northwestern SA and southern WA. Troughs are also maintaining heat across northern Australia, mainly in the northwest. A high is clearing showers from eastern NSW and is keeping much of VIC, TAS and SA dry.

Issued Tuesday 20:32 EDT
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  • Low Pressure Trough
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Weather News

Storms are predicted for Saturday's AFL grand final at the Gabba. Could the game be postponed?

14:57 EDT

The early weather forecast is in ahead of the AFL grand final in Brisbane and, to the surprise of nobody who's lived in Brisbane as spring slowly turns into summer, there's a chance of a storm.

Spring storms on the way

14:08 EDT

Rain and severe thunderstorms will spread across a large swathe of northern, eastern and southeastern Australia during the second half of this week, likely continuing into next week as well.