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By: asiansummary , 10:10 AM GMT on April 02, 2014
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, April 04, 2014
Tropical cyclone development is not anticipated across the Indian Ocean on Friday, while the tropics will start to ramp up in the south Pacific. A low pressure system located roughly 370 nautical miles south southwest of Chuuk will have a medium chance to develop into a tropical cyclone. A separate area of low pressure located approximately 700 nautical miles east of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, will have a medium chance to develop into a tropical cyclone. Meanwhile, a low pressure system located roughly 960 nautical miles south southeast of Pago Pago, American Samoa, will also have a medium chance to turn into a tropical cyclone. In the Indian Ocean, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms located approximately 225 nautical miles northwest of Antananarivo, Madagascar, will have a low chance to develop into a tropical cyclone. To the east, a low pressure system located roughly 170 nautical miles south of Diego Garcia will also have a low chance to develop into a tropical cyclone. For more information regarding the tropics, please visit http://www.wunderground.com/hurricane/.
In Australia, a trough of low pressure will continue to bring showers and thunderstorms to New South Wales and the eastern side of Victoria. Sydney will be rainy with a high of 73(F)/ 22(C). A ridge of high pressure will build across the Great Australian Bight, keeping conditions mostly clear over Western Australian and South Australia. Perth will be partly cloudy with a high of 88(F)/ 31(C), while Adelaide will be sunny with a high of 75(F)/ 23(C).
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