Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the southwest, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the far southwest during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||26||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||62||N 12||49|
||19||30||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||63||NE 13||40|
||20||26||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 12||69||N 12||51|
||20||27||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 14||68||N 12||50|
||15||24||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||72||NE 13||57|
||19||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 12||66||W 11||43|
||18||27||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 12||74||NNW 11||46|
13:29 EDT The Insurance Council of Australia says it remains to be seen whether two policy ideas aimed at bringing down premiums in northern Australia will have the desired effect.