NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Coober Pedy, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Medium (40%) chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting S during the morning.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 22||22||NE 19||8|
||17||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 14||26||NE 16||11|
||19||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 20||23||NE 14||10|
||19||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 21||18||NNE 20||7|
||20||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 23||25||NE 18||10|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.