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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower east of Mt Isa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Mt Isa from late this morning. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 30s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Mt Isa in the afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Issued Mon 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 %
Sunny
18 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 23 S 14 10
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 19 26 S 18 14
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 27 SSE 16 14
Sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 24 S 17 13
Sunny
22 32 5% - Nil - - - -
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