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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Mt Isa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:00 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 %
Late shower
25 36 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 61 SE 18 37
Showers
26 35 70% < 1mm Nil E 19 44 ESE 18 28
Possible shower
24 36 80% 1-5mm Nil E 15 55 ESE 20 35
Mostly sunny
25 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 18 46 ESE 21 30
Possible shower
27 35 80% - Nil - - - -
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