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Northwest Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of patchy rain south of Mt Isa, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Sat 16:15 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 23 38 ESE 16 18
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 37 E 16 17
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 30 E 16 18
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 35 E 15 19
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SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

22:21 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning cancelled

20:48 EST

About 9,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west as conditions ease across the state after damaging winds brought down trees and debris.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.