Australian Chart Summary

Wednesday - Latest

An intense low and front are generating powerful winds, heavy showers and highland snow in TAS. Very strong winds, showers and alpine snow are also reaching VIC and southern NSW. A high is causing brisk wind to ease and most showers to clear in SA and is keeping elsewhere dry.

Thursday 22:00 EST

A low pressure trough and cold front will approach WA, generating showers and a few thunderstorms. Gusty southerly winds along the NSW coast will cause rough surf to develop. High pressure elsewhere will lead to mostly clear skies, and warm conditions in the north.

Friday 22:00 EST

Brisk onshore winds in the wake of a cold front may bring showers to southern parts of WA. Warmer winds could filter into SA ahead of this trough. A high pressure system in the east should keep elsewhere dry and mostly sunny, with warm conditions persisting in the north.

Saturday 22:00 EST

A low pressure trough and cold front will cross the southeast, causing showers, cold winds and snow. Onshore winds behind the system will produce showers across southern parts of WA and southern SA. High pressure in the west and far east will bring a mostly sunny day elsewhere.

Sunday 22:00 EST

A low pressure trough may generate a few shower over NSW and VIC. Onshore winds could generate a few showers over southern VIC and TAS. Another trough developing in the west could produce a storm or two. High pressure in the south looks to bring a sunny day to SA.

Monday 22:00 EST

A deepening low pressure trough extending south from QLD into NSW could cause showers and a few thunderstorms. Onshore winds over TAS and along the NSW coast look to generate a few showers. Another trough in the west may generate patchy rain inland.

Tuesday 22:00 EST

A broad low pressure trough and onshore winds could bring a few showers to southeast QLD and eastern NSW. High pressure in the south should bring a settled day in SA. Warm winds look to move south ahead of an approaching low pressure system in the far southwest.

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Wild winds and waves to batter southeastern Australia

15:40 AEST Damaging winds, blizzards and wild surf will continue to pummel parts of southeastern Australia during the next 24-48 hours.

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