Australian Chart Summary

Thursday - Latest

A trough from WA to the NT, QLD and northern NSW is generating showers and thunderstorms. Hot and dry winds remain over the southwest. A weak front is crossing TAS, bringing showers. Rain is easing the northeast as the low moves further offshore.

Thursday 22:00 EDT

A broad region of low pressure across WA, the NT, QLD and parts of NSW look to cause showers and thunderstorm, some heavy. Onshore winds and passing fronts may bring a few showers to TAS and southern VIC. A large high in the south will bring a hot sunny day across the southwest.

Friday 22:00 EDT

A broad region of low pressure looks to trigger showers and storms across northern WA, the NT, QLD and eastern NSW. A passing front should cause showers over TAS, while keeping VIC mild. A high in the south should lead to a sunny day and drive hot winds over southwest of WA.

Saturday 22:00 EDT

A low pressure trough over WA, the NT, QLD and NSW will shift north, triggering showers and storms in its vicinity. Cool onshore winds may bring the odd shower to TAS. A high will edge northeast, keeping central and southern Australia sunny and maintaining heat over southwest WA.

Sunday 22:00 EDT

Low pressure over the Kimberley, Top End and northeast QLD will bring increasing showers and storms. A high over the southeast will start to funnel warmer winds over SA and VIC. Onshore winds will bring a few showers to coastal NSW and QLD. Remaining hot over southwest WA.

Monday 22:00 EDT

A low-pressure trough may produce some showers and storms for the NT, northern WA and QLD's tropics. Intense heat will begin to drift over SA, and western SNW and VIC. An area of high pressure should bring settled conditions to much of inland Australia.

Tuesday 22:00 EDT

An area of low pressure and associated troughs over northern, central and western parts should trigger a few showers and storms, heaviest in the tropics. Intense heat will be directed across the southeast. High pressure to the south and east will bring dry and settled weather.

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