Synoptic Chart Summary

Synoptic Chart Australia - D0 Thursday, 11:00 EDT

A trough stretching from WA across SA and south to TAS is triggering showers and thunderstorms with hot winds ahead of it. A broad region of low pressure over northern WA, the NT and QLD should generate thunderstorms later. Onshore winds are bringing low cloud to the east coast.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D1 Friday, 22:00 EDT

A trough is likely to deepen in the east, causing hot winds to become gusty in western QLD, NSW, and also cause thundery showers over the interior. A front should bring a cooler change and showers to TAS and VIC. A trough over the tropics should trigger thundery showers.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D2 Saturday, 22:00 EDT

A trough over northern WA, the NT, western QLD and NSW may maintain heat and bring showers and thunderstorms. A broad area of low pressure and trough should bring showers and storms to the tropics. High pressure over southern WA and TAS will keep skies mostly clear.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D3 Sunday, 22:00 EDT

Troughs over WA, the NT should trigger showers and possible storms. A trough over NSW and the interior may generate showers and storms, and heat for inland QLD. Onshore winds along the QLD and NSW coast will bring showers. A trough over the tropics may produce thundery showers.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D4 Monday, 22:00 EDT

A broad region of low pressure over WA, the Top End and northern QLD should bring showers and storms. Onshore winds should bring showers to the QLD and NSW coasts. A trough in the east should cause showers and possible storms in NSW. Highs will be keeping much of TAS and SA dry.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D5 Tuesday, 22:00 EDT

A region of low pressure over the tropics should produce thundery showers. A trough over inland WA, SA, NSW and VIC should bring hot conditions and cause showers and possible thunderstorms. Onshore winds should bring showers to the northern QLD coast.

Synoptic Chart Australia - D6 Wednesday, 22:00 EDT

Troughs in the norrth and east should bring thunderstorms to northern WA, the NT, SA, NSW, VIC and TAS, where a low pressure system could bring heavy showers in the southeast. High pressure ridges should direct strong winds along the Qld and southwestern WA coasts.