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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower east of Mt Isa, becoming less likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northeast. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Tue 16:22 EST

Northwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:50 EST
ENE 15 19 25.7 21.1 27.0 76 3 0.0 1011.1
00:50 EST
NNE 31 39 25.3 18.2 26.3 64 7 0.0 1013.0
00:50 EST
ENE 20 24 24.9 19.2 24.9 70 4 0.0 -
00:50 EST
ESE 11 13 24.1 20.6 24.1 81 2 1.4 1012.5
00:50 EST
E 13 17 22.5 20.2 22.5 87 2 1.2 -
00:50 EST
NE 11 15 24.6 20.9 24.6 80 2 0.0 -
00:50 EST
ENE 9 15 24.0 20.3 24.0 80 2 1.0 -
00:50 EST
E 15 19 24.1 20.2 24.1 79 3 0.0 1012.7
00:50 EST
NNE 11 11 26.9 16.8 27.6 54 6 0.0 1012.5
23:30 EST
N 2 2 24.8 18.0 24.8 66 3 0.0 1011.7
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