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Northwest Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast from late this morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers south of Mt Isa in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Sat 05:00 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
24 38 20% < 1mm Nil E 12 62 ESE 21 27
24 38 20% < 1mm Nil E 16 41 ESE 24 17
Possible shower
22 38 30% 1-5mm Nil E 14 51 ESE 24 22
24 39 5% < 1mm Nil E 15 43 ESE 26 19
Possible shower
25 36 30% - Nil - - - -
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