Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls south of Mt Isa. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Mt Isa in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending NW/NE during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||36||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 12||69||ENE 23||47|
||26||37||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 15||57||ENE 15||36|
||25||37||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 13||63||ENE 21||38|
||26||39||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 11||56||ENE 16||33|
A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.
Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.