NW Slopes & Plains Weather

Current Warnings
 

NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly clear. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm, mainly in the N and most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm in the E, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm in the E. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

Issued Sun 05:40 EST

NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
15 25 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
13 27 60% 1-5mm Nil N 3 82 WNW 6 63
Possible shower
18 28 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 12 62 W 17 34
Showers easing
15 26 50% 1-5mm Nil N 7 69 WNW 13 46
Late shower
16 28 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 8 63 W 15 38
Mostly sunny
18 29 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 57 W 18 31
Mostly sunny
16 32 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 31 30% < 1mm Nil NW 13 55 W 18 27
Possible shower
12 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 72 W 17 34
Possible shower
15 25 60% 1-5mm Nil N 10 67 W 13 50
Possible shower
17 33 50% < 1mm Nil NE 18 65 W 21 29
Possible shower
15 26 60% 1-5mm Nil W 8 63 W 15 40
Mostly sunny
17 31 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 32 40% 1-5mm Nil N 16 64 W 21 31
Late shower
13 28 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 24 50% 1-5mm Nil W 7 66 W 14 44
Possible shower
13 30 80% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 30 70% 10-20mm Nil NNW 8 77 WNW 17 52
Mostly sunny
16 32 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 57 WSW 22 26
Late shower
11 24 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

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