Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Sunday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Mt Isa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SE 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 25||22||S 18||13|
||20||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||19||SSW 20||11|
||22||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||18||S 21||12|
||19||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||20||S 21||14|
After several weeks of waiting for the saturated soil to dry out, flood-affected farmers in South Australia's biggest vegetable growing region are now pulling out their ruined crops.
Australia's 2016/17 Tropical Cyclone season officially begins on Tuesday next week.
Researchers at a Cyclone Testing Station in north Queensland have been busy creating smashed avocado, and it is not the type that goes on toast.