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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds NE and light increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then tending S 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:15 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 %
Showers
24 36 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 19 52 E 14 33
Showers increasing
22 36 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 24 49 E 19 31
Possible shower
20 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 19 54 E 18 33
Mostly sunny
22 37 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 48 E 18 31
Possible shower
26 36 30% - Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.