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Northwest Forecast

  • Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms east of Mt Isa. Winds S/SE 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Thursday A chance of thunderstorms in the northeast in the morning. Sunny day. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.

Issued Mon 05:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil SW 8 56 SSE 20 19
Mostly sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 16 33 SSE 27 16
Mostly sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil E 13 40 SE 23 19
Mostly sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 13 30 SE 22 16
Mostly sunny
27 38 5% - Nil - - - -
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