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Northwest Weather

Qld
Mon 20:55 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls in the north. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

Issued Mon 16:15 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 9 78 NNE 14 48
Mostly sunny
25 39 40% < 1mm Nil NW 14 54 N 14 24
Mostly sunny
24 37 70% < 1mm Nil NW 11 71 N 14 38
Mostly sunny
25 38 30% < 1mm Nil NW 12 59 N 14 28
Mostly sunny
25 36 70% - Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.