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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast early this evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Slight (30%) chance of rain in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Mt Isa in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Issued Tue 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
19 36 40% < 1mm Nil E 11 35 E 8 24
Mostly cloudy
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 26 SE 11 18
Mostly sunny
18 34 20% < 1mm Nil E 14 26 E 11 22
Mostly cloudy
17 33 20% < 1mm Nil E 14 25 ESE 13 19
Mostly sunny
21 33 20% - Nil - - - -
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