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  2. Summary Issued Wednesday 19:01 EST

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 27 May 2020

      Wednesday 19:00 EST

      A decaying cold front skirting SA and into VIC and western TAS is triggering patchy showers. A trough over northern WA is producing rain. A Tasman Low is weakening, causing gusty showers and large waves to ease over the NSW coast.A front clipping WA is bringing the odd shower.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 28 May 2020

      Thursday 22:00 EST

      A trough in the east and front dipping south will trigger light showers in parts of TAS, VIC, eastern NSW, and southern QLD coast. A weak front ahead of a front, will start producing rain in the southwest. A broad high should keep elsewhere dry and settled.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 29 May 2020

      Friday 22:00 EST

      A low with associated front and troughs will produce rain in parts of WA, heaviest across the southwest, and bring cool gusty winds. Onshore winds will trigger light showers along the northern NSW and southern QLD coasts. Settled elsewhere due to a high.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 30 May 2020

      Saturday 22:00 EST

      A low with associated front and trough should generate rain and gusty winds in SA, western VIC, and southern WA. Onshore winds along the QLD coast could bring a few showers. Settled conditions in much of WA, the NT and NSW under high pressure.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 31 May 2020

      Sunday 22:00 EST

      A low with a front and trough may generate rain across SA, VIC, TAS, and parts of NSW. Onshore winds along the QLD and southern WA coasts should trigger light showers. Dry conditions elsewhere under a high pressure system.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 01 Jun 2020

      Monday 22:00 EST

      A low, front and trough should generate showers and alpine snow over the nation's southeast. A weak trough should trigger the odd shower over the southwest WA. Onshore winds will direct showers over FNQ. A high should keep much of the interior dry.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 02 Jun 2020

      Tuesday 22:00 EST

      A cold southerly flow and trough should produce showers over TAS, southern parts of VIC and eastern parts of NSW. A trough may generate a few showers over WA's northwest. Onshore winds shall direct the odd shower over FNQ. High pressure will keep elsewhere dry and settled.

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    Wednesday, 19:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 27 May 2020

    A decaying cold front skirting SA and into VIC and western TAS is triggering patchy showers. A trough over northern WA is producing rain. A Tasman Low is weakening, causing gusty showers and large waves to ease over the NSW coast.A front clipping WA is bringing the odd shower.

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    Thursday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 28 May 2020

    A trough in the east and front dipping south will trigger light showers in parts of TAS, VIC, eastern NSW, and southern QLD coast. A weak front ahead of a front, will start producing rain in the southwest. A broad high should keep elsewhere dry and settled.

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    Friday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 29 May 2020

    A low with associated front and troughs will produce rain in parts of WA, heaviest across the southwest, and bring cool gusty winds. Onshore winds will trigger light showers along the northern NSW and southern QLD coasts. Settled elsewhere due to a high.

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    Saturday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 30 May 2020

    A low with associated front and trough should generate rain and gusty winds in SA, western VIC, and southern WA. Onshore winds along the QLD coast could bring a few showers. Settled conditions in much of WA, the NT and NSW under high pressure.

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    Sunday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 31 May 2020

    A low with a front and trough may generate rain across SA, VIC, TAS, and parts of NSW. Onshore winds along the QLD and southern WA coasts should trigger light showers. Dry conditions elsewhere under a high pressure system.

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    Monday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 01 Jun 2020

    A low, front and trough should generate showers and alpine snow over the nation's southeast. A weak trough should trigger the odd shower over the southwest WA. Onshore winds will direct showers over FNQ. A high should keep much of the interior dry.

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    Tuesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 02 Jun 2020

    A cold southerly flow and trough should produce showers over TAS, southern parts of VIC and eastern parts of NSW. A trough may generate a few showers over WA's northwest. Onshore winds shall direct the odd shower over FNQ. High pressure will keep elsewhere dry and settled.