Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower east of Mt Isa, becoming less likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northeast. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||36||30%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 11||64||ESE 16||38|
||23||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||34||SE 16||18|
||23||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 9||53||ESE 18||27|
||24||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||37||SE 16||21|
While many Gulf of Carpentaria residents rejoiced at the thorough drenching , others are glancing over their shoulders with a sense of fear.
An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.