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.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||28||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 15||65||SSE 19||31|
||14||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 14||48||S 19||30|
||15||31||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||52||SSE 18||32|
||13||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 15||50||S 18||26|
Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.
Heavy rains across New South Wales have farmers reassessing possible machinery purchases despite their still expressing interest in new equipment.
Australia's tropics are acting like it's already the wet season, even though September is technically the final month of the dry.