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  2. Summary Issued Tuesday 19:09 EST

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 07 Jul 2020

      Tuesday 19:00 EST

      A cold front and troughs are triggering showers over western and southern WA. Southerly winds behind a front are driving showers over coastal NSW. Onshore winds are bringing showers to coastal QLD and northeastern NT. High pressure over the southeast will lead to inland frost.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 08 Jul 2020

      Wednesday 22:00 EST

      A low and front cross southwestern parts of WA, bringing some isolated showers. Moist showery winds will affect the eastern seaboard, mainly in QLD, with help from a trough developing nearby. A high will keep the rest of the country generally dry.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 09 Jul 2020

      Thursday 22:00 EST

      A complex low will generate brisk winds and showers in southern WA and later western SA. A trough will use increased moisture to cause isolated showers over the eastern interior. Wind in the east will turn more easterly, causing showers in northeast NSW and eastern QLD.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 10 Jul 2020

      Friday 22:00 EST

      Troughs and a complex low will begin to merge, leading to increasing showers and storms over southern QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, and TAS. Onshore winds will drive showers over southern WA and Far North QLD. A dry airmass elsewhere should keep settled.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 11 Jul 2020

      Saturday 22:00 EST

      A trough should continue to generate showers and storms over northern NSW and eastern QLD. A clearing low will bring showers and alpine snow over VIC, SA, and TAS. Winds will increase in WA ahead of a cold front. Settled conditions elsewhere under high pressure.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 12 Jul 2020

      Sunday 22:00 EST

      A trough may continue to generate showers and storms over northern NSW and eastern QLD. A clearing low will bring showers and alpine snow over VIC, SA, and TAS. A trough and cold front should bring a few showers over southwest WA.

    • Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 13 Jul 2020

      Monday 22:00 EST

      A low pressure system, cold front and trough may deliver gusty showers and storms over southwestern WA. Onshore winds should continue to drive showers over northern QLD, and eastern VIC and NSW. A ridge of high pressure should keep elsewhere settled.

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    Tuesday, 19:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Tue 07 Jul 2020

    A cold front and troughs are triggering showers over western and southern WA. Southerly winds behind a front are driving showers over coastal NSW. Onshore winds are bringing showers to coastal QLD and northeastern NT. High pressure over the southeast will lead to inland frost.

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    Wednesday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Wed 08 Jul 2020

    A low and front cross southwestern parts of WA, bringing some isolated showers. Moist showery winds will affect the eastern seaboard, mainly in QLD, with help from a trough developing nearby. A high will keep the rest of the country generally dry.

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    Thursday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Thu 09 Jul 2020

    A complex low will generate brisk winds and showers in southern WA and later western SA. A trough will use increased moisture to cause isolated showers over the eastern interior. Wind in the east will turn more easterly, causing showers in northeast NSW and eastern QLD.

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    Friday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Fri 10 Jul 2020

    Troughs and a complex low will begin to merge, leading to increasing showers and storms over southern QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, and TAS. Onshore winds will drive showers over southern WA and Far North QLD. A dry airmass elsewhere should keep settled.

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    Saturday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sat 11 Jul 2020

    A trough should continue to generate showers and storms over northern NSW and eastern QLD. A clearing low will bring showers and alpine snow over VIC, SA, and TAS. Winds will increase in WA ahead of a cold front. Settled conditions elsewhere under high pressure.

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    Sunday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Sun 12 Jul 2020

    A trough may continue to generate showers and storms over northern NSW and eastern QLD. A clearing low will bring showers and alpine snow over VIC, SA, and TAS. A trough and cold front should bring a few showers over southwest WA.

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    Monday, 22:00 EST

    Synoptic outlook for Australia on Mon 13 Jul 2020

    A low pressure system, cold front and trough may deliver gusty showers and storms over southwestern WA. Onshore winds should continue to drive showers over northern QLD, and eastern VIC and NSW. A ridge of high pressure should keep elsewhere settled.