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  2. Summary Issued Thursday 11:35 EST

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 06 May 2021

      Thursday 11:00 EST

      A deep trough and low are generating rain and showers, with offshore storms in southeast QLD, eastern NSW and eastern VIC. A trough is leading to showers over southern SA. Another trough and cold front is triggering showers and storms over southwest WA.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 07 May 2021

      Friday 22:00 EST

      A low over the Tasman and associated trough will maintain rain in eastern NSW & far eastern VIC, heaviest on the southern NSW coast. A broad trough will trigger rain & storms over the western interior and a few showers in TAS. Cool onshore winds will bring showers to southern WA.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 08 May 2021

      Saturday 22:00 EST

      A trough will produce rain & the odd storm in SA, whilst filtering warm air over NSW. A weak front will trigger a few showers in TAS. Onshore winds will drive a few showers over coastal areas of the south. Moist easterlies will bring thundery showers to the far northeast tropics.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 09 May 2021

      Sunday 22:00 EST

      A trough and onshore winds should lead to showers over eastern NSW and QLD. A weak trough may bring patchy rain to parts of central and southeastern AUS. A front should clip southern WA, causing patchy rain. Moist E'ly winds will produce shower in the northeast tropics.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 10 May 2021

      Monday 22:00 EST

      A trough in the east should cause rain, showers and storms over eastern parts of QLD. A complex frontal system will generate showers, the odd storm and gusty winds over southeastern Australia. A dry airmass will maintain settled conditions elsewhere.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 11 May 2021

      Tuesday 22:00 EST

      A complex low, front and troughs should generate rain, showers and gusty winds over parts of southeastern Australia. Cool onshore winds look to drive a few coastal showers over southern SA and WA. A dry airmass will maintain settled conditions elsewhere.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 12 May 2021

      Wednesday 22:00 EST

      A complex low, front and troughs should generate showers, gusty winds and the odd storm over TAS and parts of SA, VIC, NSW and southeastern QLD. Onshore winds may direct a few showers over southwestern QLD and FNQ. High pressure will keep elsewhere dry and settled.

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    Thursday, 11:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 06 May 2021

    A deep trough and low are generating rain and showers, with offshore storms in southeast QLD, eastern NSW and eastern VIC. A trough is leading to showers over southern SA. Another trough and cold front is triggering showers and storms over southwest WA.

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    Friday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 07 May 2021

    A low over the Tasman and associated trough will maintain rain in eastern NSW & far eastern VIC, heaviest on the southern NSW coast. A broad trough will trigger rain & storms over the western interior and a few showers in TAS. Cool onshore winds will bring showers to southern WA.

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    Saturday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 08 May 2021

    A trough will produce rain & the odd storm in SA, whilst filtering warm air over NSW. A weak front will trigger a few showers in TAS. Onshore winds will drive a few showers over coastal areas of the south. Moist easterlies will bring thundery showers to the far northeast tropics.

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    Sunday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 09 May 2021

    A trough and onshore winds should lead to showers over eastern NSW and QLD. A weak trough may bring patchy rain to parts of central and southeastern AUS. A front should clip southern WA, causing patchy rain. Moist E'ly winds will produce shower in the northeast tropics.

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    Monday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 10 May 2021

    A trough in the east should cause rain, showers and storms over eastern parts of QLD. A complex frontal system will generate showers, the odd storm and gusty winds over southeastern Australia. A dry airmass will maintain settled conditions elsewhere.

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    Tuesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 11 May 2021

    A complex low, front and troughs should generate rain, showers and gusty winds over parts of southeastern Australia. Cool onshore winds look to drive a few coastal showers over southern SA and WA. A dry airmass will maintain settled conditions elsewhere.

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    Wednesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 12 May 2021

    A complex low, front and troughs should generate showers, gusty winds and the odd storm over TAS and parts of SA, VIC, NSW and southeastern QLD. Onshore winds may direct a few showers over southwestern QLD and FNQ. High pressure will keep elsewhere dry and settled.