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Northwest Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border during this afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 32.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Sunny. Light winds.

Issued Fri 05:00 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
12:30 EST
S 28 35 22.7 7.7 22.7 38 14 0.0 1021.3
12:30 EST
SSE 13 19 23.8 6.1 23.8 32 12 0.0 1021.1
12:30 EST
SSE 7 13 22.9 8.2 22.9 39 8 0.0 -
12:30 EST
ESE 17 26 26.1 9.9 26.1 36 13 0.2 1019.7
12:30 EST
SE 17 24 27.9 12.7 27.5 39 12 0.0 1018.5
12:30 EST
SE 11 24 26.9 11.4 26.7 38 11 0.0 -
12:30 EST
ESE 9 19 23.6 9.2 23.6 40 9 0.0 -
12:20 EST
ESE 15 20 24.7 9.8 24.7 39 11 0.0 1020.7
12:30 EST
ESE 20 28 23.6 6.4 23.6 33 14 0.0 1021.5
11:00 EST
SE 15 24 20.3 3.1 20.3 32 12 0.0 1023.2
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