Fairfax Media Network

Northwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls early this evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Issued Thu 18:23 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
00:40 EST
S 11 13 25.1 22.6 26.0 86 2 0.0 1015.2
00:40 EST
SW 11 13 24.8 21.1 24.8 80 2 - 1015.9
00:40 EST
SE 9 13 23.8 22.2 23.8 91 2 7.2 -
00:40 EST
SSE 11 13 26.3 22.4 28.2 79 3 0.6 1014.5
00:40 EST
SSW 11 13 27.2 22.8 29.9 77 3 0.0 -
00:40 EST
- 0 0 25.1 24.2 25.8 95 1 1.8 -
00:40 EST
SSE 6 7 23.9 21.4 23.9 86 2 0.0 -
00:40 EST
S 15 15 24.6 21.9 24.6 85 2 0.2 1016.1
00:40 EST
- 0 0 24.1 22.0 24.1 88 1 4.8 1016.7
23:30 EST
E 6 11 23.9 22.7 23.9 93 1 4.6 1017.4
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred: Borroloola bridge collapses, town split in half after NT flooding

18:25 EDT

The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.

Victoria told national energy operator 'under no circumstances' could it cut power during NSW heatwave

17:21 EDT

The Victorian Government has told the national energy operator "under no circumstances" could it cut power to regional centres in order to keep .

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

13:45 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.