NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely, possibly severe. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 38.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers on the northern slopes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Queensland border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending NE/SE during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||51||SE 11||30|
||22||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 24||58||ENE 17||38|
||22||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||54||E 12||33|
||16||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||51||SSE 11||28|
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