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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of showers and rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms east of Mt Isa in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of thunderstorms east of Mt Isa in the afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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 %
Mostly sunny
23 37 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 40 SE 17 25
Mostly sunny
21 36 50% 1-5mm Nil E 27 49 E 24 30
Mostly sunny
20 36 20% < 1mm Nil E 21 49 E 21 26
Mostly sunny
22 36 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 25 47 E 22 27
Mostly sunny
25 34 20% - Nil - - - -
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