A high is directing brisk onshore winds, causing a few showers in TAS, VIC and NSW. A high pressure ridge is keeping the NT's Top End dry. A trough is causing patchy rain to inland parts of WA. A cold front the south is bringing a few showers and a cool change behind it.
16:01 EST Sydneysiders should brace for a cold and wet weekend ahead, the coldest since last winter.