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.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||36||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||61||SE 18||37|
||26||35||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 19||44||ESE 18||28|
||24||36||80%||1-5mm||Nil||E 15||55||ESE 20||35|
||25||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||46||ESE 21||30|
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