Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds.
Saturday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending S during the evening.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 27||36||S 22||20|
||18||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 17||31||SSW 20||17|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.