Synoptic Chart Summary

Synoptic Chart Australia - D0 Monday, 19:00 EST

Onshore winds along the QLD coast are producing showers. A deepening low pressure trough over inland QLD is brings showers and a few storms. A large high pressure system is bringing sunny and settled conditions, leading to a cold and frosty morning inland.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D1 Tuesday, 22:00 EST

A trough will deepen and gain moisture, causing rain to increase across the central and eastern Australia, with the odd storm. A high will keep much of VIC and SA dry with light winds, continuing the run of cold mornings. The high will keep much of WA dry.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D2 Wednesday, 22:00 EST

A trough will deepen and gain moisture, causing rain to become widespread and heavier in QLD and NSW. A high will keep much of western VIC, SA and central Australia dry, continuing the run of cold mornings. A front will bring rain, brisk winds and a colder change to southwest WA.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D3 Thursday, 22:00 EST

Troughs in the east should weaken, causing most rain in QLD and NSW to clear. A vigorous front will spread rain, the odd storm and colder winds across southern WA and SA. Northwesterly winds ahead of the front will be mild and dry and will strengthen in SA and VIC.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D4 Friday, 22:00 EST

A vigorous front will send strong winds, showers and a colder change across southern WA, SA, TAS, VIC and later into southern NSW. Showers are likely to tend to snow on the highlands in TAS and the Alps in VIC and NSW later. Onshore winds on the QLD coast should cause showers.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D5 Saturday, 22:00 EST

A run of cold fronts crossing the southeast will bring gusty showers to parts of southern WA, SA, southern NSW, VIC and TAS, and snow over alpine regions. A trough over QLD combining with onshore winds will produce showers. Easterly winds will bring showers to the Top End.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D6 Sunday, 22:00 EST

A trough should deepen over the central-east of Australia, generating heavy rain and a few storms. Onshore winds will direct some showers over the east of QLD. Troughs shall cause showers over southern VIC and TAS, then later in the southwest of WA.