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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Mt Isa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:00 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 %
Clearing shower
24 37 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 58 SE 20 27
Sunny
25 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 38 SE 23 16
Sunny
23 39 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 47 - -
Sunny
24 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 39 SE 25 17
Sunny
26 36 20% - Nil - - - -
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Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.

Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.