NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Wednesday Humid. Partly cloudy. A medium to high chance (70%) of showers north of Woomera, tending to a very high (90%) chance of rain periods in the area near Coober Pedy to Roxby Downs until evening. The chance of a thunderstorm northeast of about Roxby Downs to Giles during the morning and afternoon, more likely northeast of Marla in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 32.
Thursday Humid and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Woomera in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Marla in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Humid and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Marla, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Slight (20%) chance elsewhere north of about Coober Pedy. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coober Pedy in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Saturday Very hot, humid and mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers northwest of a line Oak Valley to Marla, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Coober Pedy. Light winds becoming S/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|
||28||44||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||30||N 12||13|
||26||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||41||ESE 9||25|
||26||44||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||27||NNW 11||15|
||27||43||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 13||22||NNW 14||12|
||26||44||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 18||30||NNW 12||15|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.