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Northwest Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

  • Sunday The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers east of Mt Isa, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible east of Mt Isa. Winds SE 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sat 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 %
Possible shower
24 36 60% 10-20mm Nil S 29 49 S 34 31
Clearing shower
23 35 50% 1-5mm Nil S 30 53 S 36 33
Showers
20 29 30% 1-5mm Nil S 25 50 S 30 32
Windy with showers
23 36 60% 1-5mm Nil S 30 41 S 32 29
Showers
26 36 30% - Nil - - - -
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