Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far west this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Sunny morning. High (80%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 34||70||WNW 39||68|
||10||18||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 16||66||WNW 32||63|
||6||18||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 12||62||WNW 24||53|
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.
Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.
The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".