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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Mt Isa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NE/SE in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

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 %
Late shower
26 36 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 11 56 SE 17 32
Mostly sunny
26 36 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 43 E 20 25
Possible shower
26 36 60% 1-5mm Nil E 16 57 E 19 36
Mostly sunny
26 36 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 44 ESE 22 26
Possible shower
27 35 60% - Nil - - - -
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