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  2. Summary Issued Friday 12:38 EST

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 06 Aug 2021

      Friday 12:00 EST

      Moist, blustery southwesterly winds are directing a few showers over southern SA and VIC. A weak front is bringing showers to western TAS. A broad high is keeping elsewhere dry, with gusty winds over northern parts of Australia resulting in elevated FDRs.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 07 Aug 2021

      Saturday 22:00 EST

      A trough fed with tropical moisture will bring showers and storms to WA's west. A low with a trough and front will generate showers and highland snow over TAS, and parts of VIC, and southern NSW. A high will lead to dry and settled conditions elsewhere.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 08 Aug 2021

      Sunday 22:00 EST

      A trough and front will cross the west coast generating gusty showers and some storms. A southerly change in the wake of a front will run up the NSW and southern QLD coasts leading to a few showers. Onshore winds around a high will bring a few showers to the QLD's east coast.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 09 Aug 2021

      Monday 22:00 EST

      A frontal system and trough will affect the WA's south & west leading to showers & powerful winds, potentially damaging. An onshore flow along the NSW and eastern QLD coasts will cause a few showers. High pressure will keep elsewhere settled.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 10 Aug 2021

      Tuesday 22:00 EST

      Multiple fronts should generate showers, thunderstorms, and strong winds over WA's west and south, southern SA, VIC, and TAS. Moist winds look to trigger a few showers along the QLD's east coast. A dry airmass and high pressure should keep elsewhere settled.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 11 Aug 2021

      Wednesday 22:00 EST

      A series of fronts and troughs will cross southern AUS, generating gusty showers, highland snow, and thunderstorms. Moist winds should direct a few showers over eastern QLD and the far northern tropics. High pressure should bring settled weather elsewhere.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 12 Aug 2021

      Thursday 22:00 EST

      Cold fronts should affect southeastern Australia, bringing brisk winds and showers. A trough, combined with onshore winds, should generate showers over eastern QLD. A cool, moist flow may direct a few showers over southwestern WA. Settled elsewhere due to high pressure.

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    Friday, 12:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 06 Aug 2021

    Moist, blustery southwesterly winds are directing a few showers over southern SA and VIC. A weak front is bringing showers to western TAS. A broad high is keeping elsewhere dry, with gusty winds over northern parts of Australia resulting in elevated FDRs.

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    Saturday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 07 Aug 2021

    A trough fed with tropical moisture will bring showers and storms to WA's west. A low with a trough and front will generate showers and highland snow over TAS, and parts of VIC, and southern NSW. A high will lead to dry and settled conditions elsewhere.

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    Sunday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 08 Aug 2021

    A trough and front will cross the west coast generating gusty showers and some storms. A southerly change in the wake of a front will run up the NSW and southern QLD coasts leading to a few showers. Onshore winds around a high will bring a few showers to the QLD's east coast.

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    Monday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 09 Aug 2021

    A frontal system and trough will affect the WA's south & west leading to showers & powerful winds, potentially damaging. An onshore flow along the NSW and eastern QLD coasts will cause a few showers. High pressure will keep elsewhere settled.

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    Tuesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 10 Aug 2021

    Multiple fronts should generate showers, thunderstorms, and strong winds over WA's west and south, southern SA, VIC, and TAS. Moist winds look to trigger a few showers along the QLD's east coast. A dry airmass and high pressure should keep elsewhere settled.

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    Wednesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 11 Aug 2021

    A series of fronts and troughs will cross southern AUS, generating gusty showers, highland snow, and thunderstorms. Moist winds should direct a few showers over eastern QLD and the far northern tropics. High pressure should bring settled weather elsewhere.

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    Thursday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 12 Aug 2021

    Cold fronts should affect southeastern Australia, bringing brisk winds and showers. A trough, combined with onshore winds, should generate showers over eastern QLD. A cool, moist flow may direct a few showers over southwestern WA. Settled elsewhere due to high pressure.