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Northwest Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Mt Isa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Sun 16:26 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 %
Mostly sunny
25 40 5% < 1mm Nil SE 10 43 SSE 17 17
Sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil SW 11 26 S 19 10
Sunny
24 44 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 33 ESE 20 10
Sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 24 S 22 11
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