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Northwest Forecast

  • Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the northeast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the late evening.

  • 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 thunderstorms west of Mt Isa in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE in the early afternoon.

  • 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 Fri 16:15 EST

Northwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
02:20 EST
N 9 11 29.0 20.4 30.9 59 5 0.0 1007.9
02:20 EST
NE 17 20 29.9 17.4 30.5 47 10 0.0 1009.5
02:20 EST
NE 7 9 30.8 16.7 30.9 42 10 0.0 -
02:30 EST
ENE 6 7 30.3 20.2 32.2 54 6 0.0 1008.3
02:20 EST
NE 15 17 28.7 21.9 31.4 66 5 0.0 -
02:20 EST
ESE 4 6 30.7 20.3 32.7 53 6 0.0 -
02:20 EST
NE 9 11 29.1 18.8 30.2 53 7 0.0 -
02:20 EST
N 7 7 25.5 18.4 26.5 65 4 0.0 1009.2
02:20 EST
NE 13 13 29.5 13.3 28.8 37 13 0.0 1009.2
01:00 EST
ESE 7 7 27.2 10.0 26.7 34 11 0.0 1007.4
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