NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Thursday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Woomera, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms likely. Showers and thunderstorms heavy at times south of Coober Pedy late this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending W/NW in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.
Friday Humid. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Coober Pedy, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible west of Coober Pedy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Humid. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Coober Pedy, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coober Pedy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers west of Coober Pedy, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||35||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 34||53||SSE 27||34|
||19||28||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 26||63||SE 26||54|
||19||35||5%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 28||49||SSE 26||27|
||16||32||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 27||57||SSE 26||29|
||17||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 33||55||SSE 28||29|
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.
The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.