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Northwest Forecast

  • Friday Clear. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Monday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Issued Fri 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 %
Mostly sunny
25 41 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 12 40 SE 13 15
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 18 S 16 7
24 43 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 31 - -
26 42 20% < 1mm Nil NW 12 21 SSW 16 9
27 40 5% - Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.

ACT pummeled by storms

16:01 EDT

Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.