Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 40.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||24||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||55||W 21||48|
||24||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||35||SW 27||17|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.