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  2. Summary Issued Saturday 10:52 EST

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 17 May 2021

      Monday 22:00 EST

      A trough will cross southwest WA, generating showers and storms. Onshore winds around a broad high pressure system will bring a few showers to TAS, southern VIC, eastern NSW & QLD and the northern tropics. The high will keep elsewhere clear, leading to a chilly night inland.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 18 May 2021

      Tuesday 22:00 EST

      A trough over southwest WA will trigger showers and storms. Moist winds circling a broad high pressure system over the southeast will bring showers to TAS, southern VIC, northeast NSW & eastern QLD. Clear & dry elsewhere under high pressure.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 19 May 2021

      Wednesday 22:00 EST

      A front should generate gusty showers in southern WA. A trough should cause showers and storms in southern WA. Onshore winds around a broad high should bring showers to western TAS, northeast NSW, eastern QLD and the eastern tropics. Generally clear & dry elsewhere under a high.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 20 May 2021

      Thursday 22:00 EST

      A broad high pressure system over the southeast may direct onshore winds and showers to parts of eastern QLD & NSW, southwest VIC & parts of TAS and the northern tropics. The high should keep elsewhere clear & dry.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 21 May 2021

      Friday 22:00 EST

      A cold front may trigger gusty showers over southern WA and TAS. Onshore winds being directed around a high pressure system may bring showers to eastern NSW and QLD and the eastern tropics. Skies should be mostly clear elsewhere under the high.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 22 May 2021

      Saturday 22:00 EST

      A frontal system approaching WA could cause showers and brisk winds to increase. Onshore winds around a high could direct showers over coastal QLD and NSW. Another front may generate showers and strong winds over TAS. The high should keep elsewhere dry and mostly clear.

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    Monday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 17 May 2021

    A trough will cross southwest WA, generating showers and storms. Onshore winds around a broad high pressure system will bring a few showers to TAS, southern VIC, eastern NSW & QLD and the northern tropics. The high will keep elsewhere clear, leading to a chilly night inland.

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    Tuesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 18 May 2021

    A trough over southwest WA will trigger showers and storms. Moist winds circling a broad high pressure system over the southeast will bring showers to TAS, southern VIC, northeast NSW & eastern QLD. Clear & dry elsewhere under high pressure.

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    Wednesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 19 May 2021

    A front should generate gusty showers in southern WA. A trough should cause showers and storms in southern WA. Onshore winds around a broad high should bring showers to western TAS, northeast NSW, eastern QLD and the eastern tropics. Generally clear & dry elsewhere under a high.

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    Thursday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 20 May 2021

    A broad high pressure system over the southeast may direct onshore winds and showers to parts of eastern QLD & NSW, southwest VIC & parts of TAS and the northern tropics. The high should keep elsewhere clear & dry.

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    Friday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 21 May 2021

    A cold front may trigger gusty showers over southern WA and TAS. Onshore winds being directed around a high pressure system may bring showers to eastern NSW and QLD and the eastern tropics. Skies should be mostly clear elsewhere under the high.

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    Saturday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 22 May 2021

    A frontal system approaching WA could cause showers and brisk winds to increase. Onshore winds around a high could direct showers over coastal QLD and NSW. Another front may generate showers and strong winds over TAS. The high should keep elsewhere dry and mostly clear.