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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls this afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers west of Mt Isa, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the far north in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending N/NE during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:23 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
15:20 EST
NNE 22 24 29.9 23.3 34.1 67 6 1.4 1009.0
15:20 EST
S 20 24 30.4 21.8 33.6 60 7 0.0 1010.0
15:20 EST
NE 20 24 34.2 19.8 36.3 42 15 0.0 -
15:20 EST
N 22 26 33.8 20.9 36.7 46 13 0.0 1008.8
15:20 EST
W 17 26 34.9 22.5 39.7 48 11 0.0 -
15:20 EST
NE 19 24 34.1 21.1 37.3 46 13 0.0 -
15:20 EST
NE 19 20 34.0 21.0 37.1 46 13 1.2 -
15:20 EST
ESE 11 13 33.1 21.9 36.8 51 8 0.0 1010.0
15:20 EST
SE 17 20 24.5 22.4 24.5 88 2 6.0 1011.1
14:00 EST
E 13 28 35.5 22.4 40.7 47 11 0.0 1008.6
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