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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE in the late evening.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers and the chance of thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers on the northern slopes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Queensland border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending NE/SE during the afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 16:30 EDT

NW Slopes & Plains 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
09:00 EDT
SE 9   25.0 18.5 26.0 67 4 1 -
04:40 EDT
- 0 0 24.1 18.7 24.1 72 2 0.0 1004.9
04:40 EDT
NE 30 33 23.8 21.3 23.8 86 3 1.4 1006.0
09:00 EDT
E 2   30.2 21.6 33.0 60 5 0 -
04:40 EDT
NNE 24 30 27.4 18.7 28.5 59 7 0.0 1004.4
04:40 EDT
- 0 0 22.0 17.2 22.0 74 2 0.0 1006.7
04:40 EDT
NNE 28 31 28.2 21.0 30.4 65 7 3.2 1002.5
09:00 EDT
NE 9   21.0 17.1 21.0 78 2 28 -
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Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

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Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.