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Channel Country Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of patchy rain, mostly falling as virga. Slight chance of a shower reaching the ground near the Northern Territory border in the evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the South Australian border in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Mon 19:00 EST

Channel Country 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
19:00 EST
SSE 20 24 20.9 -8.5 14.0 13 26 0.0 1025.8
19:00 EST
SSE 13 19 20.3 -0.9 15.7 24 15 0.0 1026.1
18:30 EST
- - - - - - - - - 1026.0
19:00 EST
SSE 13 15 21.7 -8.9 16.2 12 23 - 1026.0
19:00 EST
S 15 17 24.2 -9.3 18.3 10 28 0.0 1023.5
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18:04 EST

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Rain in the Red Centre

16:48 EST

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