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Northwest Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of patchy rain south of Mt Isa, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Sat 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
22 32 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 11 65 NW 20 42
Showers increasing
18 28 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 29 NNW 14 29
Possible thunderstorm
19 32 90% 5-10mm Nil N 9 40 NW 19 32
Possible shower
19 28 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 17 37 NNW 20 41
Possible thunderstorm
21 31 90% - Nil - - - -
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WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning remains

16:22 EST

About 13,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

15:54 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.