NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Thursday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern plains early this evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning then tending NE/SE in the late evening.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds.
Monday Hot. Sunny morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then turning SW during the afternoon.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||35||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 21||45||SW 19||20|
||20||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||46||WSW 23||21|
||17||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||50||WSW 20||27|
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.