Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Tuesday Clear and Hot. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE before dawn.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||47||ENE 12||23|
||16||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||57||E 10||27|
||16||32||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 20||45||NNE 7||20|
||19||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||33||NNE 14||15|
||22||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||26||NE 17||14|
||18||34||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||43||ENE 12||21|
||20||34||70%||1-5mm||Nil||E 19||35||NNE 12||18|
||17||34||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 19||39||NNE 9||17|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.