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Northwest Forecast

  • Monday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of light rain south of Mt Isa in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Mon 05:00 EST

Northwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:30 EST
E 13 17 19.0 8.4 19.0 50 6 0.0 1017.5
07:30 EST
SW 9 11 12.8 0.9 12.1 44 5 0.0 1019.9
07:30 EST
ENE 9 15 19.2 2.6 19.2 33 9 0.0 -
07:30 EST
SSE 13 17 19.4 -0.1 19.4 27 13 0.0 1018.6
07:30 EST
SSE 13 15 14.7 2.6 13.9 44 6 0.0 1018.3
07:30 EST
- 0 0 17.0 9.9 17.0 63 3 0.0 -
07:30 EST
E 7 9 18.2 4.0 18.2 39 7 0.0 -
07:20 EST
NNE 2 6 12.7 6.1 12.7 64 2 0.0 1018.8
07:30 EST
- 0 0 12.4 7.7 12.4 73 2 0.0 1019.8
06:00 EST
ESE 9 9 10.6 1.2 9.5 52 4 0.0 1018.6
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