NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on the northern 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. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending SE/SW in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the northern slopes in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the slopes in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog on the southern slopes. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the northern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||45||NNW 18||12|
||18||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 15||45||W 17||12|
||16||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 14||47||W 18||14|
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One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.