Australian Synoptic Chart

Synoptic Chart

Friday

Troughs are generating storms over inland & northern WA, the northern tropics, southern QLD & northern NSW, some intense. The troughs are also maintaining intense heat in western QLD, inland NT & inland WA. Fronts are bringing brisk winds and showers to southwest WA and TAS.

Issued Friday 20:10 EDT
  • Cold Winds
  • Mild Winds
  • Warm Winds
  • Hot Winds
  • 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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