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.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||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|
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
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.
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.
Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.