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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Issued Wed 06:15 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 %
Late shower
26 40 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 18 46 W 9 24
Mostly sunny
26 40 70% 1-5mm Nil N 17 28 SSE 12 17
Mostly sunny
27 41 40% < 1mm Nil N 13 38 NNW 8 22
Mostly sunny
25 41 40% < 1mm Nil NW 14 41 NW 11 25
Possible shower
27 41 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 30 S 11 20
Thunderstorms
31 40 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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