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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 16:15 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 %
Showers increasing
26 36 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 71 NNE 7 49
Showers increasing
27 38 70% 5-10mm Nil WNW 18 53 WNW 7 33
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 12 66 NW 8 41
Possible shower
27 39 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 54 WNW 6 33
Possible thunderstorm
27 37 80% - Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.