Northwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or gusty thunderstorm in the southwest this afternoon and evening, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

  • Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and gusty thunderstorms in the north in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE before dawn then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast in the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Monday Hot. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Issued Fri 01:14 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
28 43 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 49 E 12 18
Sunny
27 43 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 33 E 21 14
Mostly sunny
27 43 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 39 - -
Mostly sunny
26 43 10% < 1mm Nil NW 10 41 ESE 14 15
Sunny
27 43 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 31 ESE 22 13
Mostly sunny
28 41 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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15:51 EDT

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15:23 EDT

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