Friday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain west of Mt Isa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 70 mm possible west of Mt Isa. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW during the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||36||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 17||60||NNW 24||38|
||22||36||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 21||46||NNW 29||30|
||21||35||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 16||53||NNW 27||37|
||23||36||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 23||47||NNW 30||32|
Authorities are warning South Australians to brace for widespread heavy rain across the weekend, with the weather bureau forecasting up to 80 millimetres in some areas.
Mother's Day is approaching and the forecast charts are looking pretty grim for a lot of regional Australia.
A cold front is surging towards Perth, bringing thunderstorms and wind.