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Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h. Low-Moderate.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground in the early morning. Winds W 20 to 25 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Mon 16:25 EDT

Northwest Coast Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EDT
W 24   14.4 11.4 12.6 82 2 0 -
04:30 EDT
SSW 7 11 14.3 - 14.1 - - - 1006.8
04:30 EDT
NW 11 17 15.2 14.5 15.2 96 1 0.0 1007.0
05:10 EDT
NNW 11 11 15.4 14.6 15.4 95 1 0.0 1006.7
05:10 EDT
WSW 7 7 14.4 13.6 14.3 95 1 0.0 1007.5
05:10 EDT
NE 17 17 12.2 11.6 10.4 96 1 0.0 -
09:00 EDT
WSW 13   14.5 10.3 13.7 76 2 0 1014.8
05:10 EDT
- 0 0 10.4 9.9 10.4 97 1 0.0 -
05:10 EDT
S 7 9 11.3 11.0 10.7 98 1 0.0 1007.2
05:10 EDT
WNW 9 9 11.2 10.3 10.2 94 1 0.0 1007.1
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Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.