NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the southern slopes this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the southern slopes, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW during the day then tending NE/SE during the evening.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||28||80%||-||Nil||N 14||61||WNW 10||31|
||11||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 14||60||W 9||36|
||15||32||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 19||51||NNW 11||23|
||10||30||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 11||58||WNW 12||30|
||14||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 24||52||NW 15||24|
||14||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 19||45||NNW 10||22|
||13||31||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 22||56||WNW 15||24|
||8||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 9||68||W 7||34|
||10||29||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 10||56||W 11||35|
||11||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 13||53||W 14||34|
||13||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 18||50||NW 12||20|
||6||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 10||67||W 11||50|
A broad, slow moving trough is currently traversing southeastern parts of the nation and will continue to move east in the coming days.
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.