NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Wednesday Fine and warm in the southwest. Very hot and humid elsewhere, with a medium to high (70%) chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms, becoming scattered in the afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning NE during the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.
Thursday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Woomera, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible with thunderstorms. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn.
Friday Humid. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Marla, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible with thunderstorms. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers west of Coober Pedy, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coober Pedy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||29||41||40%||1-5mm||Nil||N 23||51||WNW 21||31|
||26||35||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 10||72||W 13||51|
||27||43||20%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 17||42||NW 20||29|
||27||40||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||49||WNW 20||37|
||27||42||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 22||47||WNW 24||32|
Heatwave conditions are set to scorch southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.
The Queensland channel country town of Boulia enjoyed some good rain at last in 2016 with the Bureau of Meteorology recording five times the 2015 rainfall.
Being able to enjoy water sports on an outback cattle station is not something that happens very often, especially in the desert.