Australian Chart Summary

Saturday - Latest

Troughs are generating storms over inland & northern WA, the NT, SA, southern QLD & western NSW, & powerful winds in the south. The troughs are also maintaining intense heat in western QLD, inland NT & inland WA. A cold front is bringing some gusty showers to southern WA.

Saturday 22:00 EDT

A broad trough ahead of a strong front will generate showers and storms over VIC, TAS, NSW, southern SA and central Australia, and cause powerful winds. Low pressure across the tropics will trigger thundery showers. NW winds will bring a hot day to southeast QLD.

Sunday 22:00 EDT

A cold front will bring cool, gusty winds and showers in TAS, and southern VIC and SA, falling as snow in TAS later. A trough will generate storms across inland QLD, parts of the NT and northern WA as well as drive hot air over southeast QLD. Heat will build over the northwest.

Monday 22:00 EDT

A cold front should bring gusty rain to VIC, & rain & snow to TAS. A trough should lead to thundery showers across much of eastern & central QLD, parts of the NT, & northern WA. A high pressure system over the Bight would bring settled conditions to SA and southern WA.

Tuesday 22:00 EDT

A trough in QLD should shift north and cause thunderstorms over eastern central and northern parts. Onshore winds between fronts could generate showers across western TAS. Another trough would cause storms to develop across western and northern parts of WA and the Top End.

Wednesday 22:00 EDT

Onshore winds should bring rain to northeast QLD, with some storms. Cooler winds and a high pressure ridge should result in a clear, mild day over much of the southeast and interior. A high to the south and trough over WA will start to build heat over the west.

Thursday 22:00 EDT

A broad trough extending from western WA, across the northern NT into QLD and northern NSW should trigger showers and storms, and maintain heat. Onshore winds may bring showers to parts of the east coast, southern VIC and TAS. Mostly clear elsewhere under high pressure.

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