NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or storm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW during the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Tuesday Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||31||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 13||72||NW 12||50|
||19||31||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 19||67||NNE 14||49|
||18||30||90%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 11||69||N 12||49|
||14||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 7||70||WNW 11||50|
A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.
Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.