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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then tending NW/NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:15 EDT

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 20 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 92 NNW 11 67
Mostly sunny
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 31 30% < 1mm Nil E 19 66 N 11 49
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.