Northwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning E in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower and thunderstorm south of Mt Isa in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then turning E/SE in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of raised dust south of Mt Isa. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Mt Isa in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Issued Tue 00:21 EST

Northwest 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
21:20 EST
E 9 11 34.5 3.1 31.2 14 31 0.0 1009.5
21:20 EST
ESE 13 15 32.3 2.4 28.2 15 30 0.0 1011.2
21:20 EST
E 7 11 35.3 1.6 32.1 12 32 0.0 -
21:20 EST
SSE 13 13 35.2 2.6 31.1 13 35 0.0 1009.4
21:20 EST
SE 22 24 33.9 1.6 27.8 13 42 0.0 1008.9
21:20 EST
S 4 4 35.6 1.8 33.2 12 30 - -
21:20 EST
E 9 9 33.6 1.4 30.0 13 31 0.0 -
21:20 EST
ESE 9 11 34.5 3.1 31.2 14 31 - 1011.2
21:20 EST
ESE 13 15 34.6 3.2 30.6 14 33 - 1011.4
21:20 EST
ENE 11 11 33.7 -0.9 29.4 11 34 0.0 -
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