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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain south of Mt Isa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain south of Mt Isa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then turning S/SW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds.

Issued Tue 16:15 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
18 28 80% 1-5mm Nil W 12 79 SW 14 59
Possible shower
17 26 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 13 72 WSW 16 50
Clearing shower
18 30 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 10 69 WSW 15 54
Possible shower
18 26 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 14 66 SW 13 50
Clearing shower
22 28 60% - Nil - - - -
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