NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Queensland border, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog on the southern slopes in the early morning. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Medium (60%) chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h early.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||34||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNE 13||53||NNW 29||44|
||21||34||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 27||64||NNW 24||49|
||18||34||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNE 25||53||NNW 29||46|
||15||32||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 13||57||NNW 25||49|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.