Synoptic Chart Summary

Synoptic Chart Australia - D0 Thursday, 19:00 EST

Troughs are triggering thunderstorms over central and eastern NSW and southern QLD, some severe. Another trough is generating the odd storm over central and southern SA. A trough in the southwest is bringing the odd light shower. A high is bringing settled conditions elsewhere.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D1 Friday, 22:00 EST

A deepening trough over southern parts of SA looks to bring a few showers and storms. A coastal trough will cause rain across southeast QLD, while a trough inland may trigger a few storms. Hot air remain in the northwest, while warmer conditions are developing in the south.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D2 Saturday, 22:00 EST

A coastal trough will bring rain to QLD's southeast and northeast NSW. Troughs over the south and inland QLD will trigger a few showers and storms, while allowing warm conditions to build in the southeast. An approaching trough and front will cause rain in the southwest.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D3 Sunday, 22:00 EST

A coastal trough and onshore winds will bring showers along the QLD and northern NSW coast. A trough and cold front moving over WA is causing showers and storms, some heavy. A high in the southeast is bringing a sunny and settled day to most of SA, VIC, TAS and western NSW.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D4 Monday, 22:00 EST

Onshore winds and an trough should bring showers to eastern QLD. A trough and front will continue to move east and near western SA, producing showers and storms, with cool winds in its wake. Warm winds will spread across SA, VIC and NSW, with hot conditions in the northwest.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D5 Tuesday, 22:00 EST

Moist onshore winds and an inland trough may produce showers and storms over eastern QLD and northern NSW. A low pressure trough and cold front should bring isolated showers and storms to SA and VIC. Weak troughs may bring a few storms to central parts of WA.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D6 Wednesday, 22:00 EST

A deep low pressure trough may bring showers and storms over VIC and southern NSW. Onshore winds should produce showers along the QLD coast. A trough in the west looks to develop, and may generate showers and storms. A high pressure system is keeping most of SA and the NT dry.