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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower south of Mt Isa this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southerly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 29.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h turning southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower south of Mt Isa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Issued Wed 19:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
6 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 45 ESE 6 34
Mostly sunny
7 27 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 41 E 13 31
Sunny
7 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 43 E 9 35
Mostly sunny
4 27 5% < 1mm Slight SE 12 43 ESE 12 33
Sunny
12 26 5% - Nil - - - -
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