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Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

  • Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Mt Isa in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Issued Mon 19:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
18 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 27 NNE 12 13
Sunny
18 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 22 NNW 10 10
Sunny
16 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 14 19 N 8 13
Sunny
17 40 5% < 1mm Nil NE 19 18 W 4 7
Sunny
24 37 5% - Nil - - - -
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