Northwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall east of Mt Isa during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

  • Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Friday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Issued Tue 19:00 EST

Northwest 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 %
Sunny
20 43 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 24 NW 10 7
Sunny
21 43 5% < 1mm Nil NE 11 11 NNE 8 7
Mostly sunny
23 41 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 13 N 14 11
Sunny
21 41 20% < 1mm Nil NE 7 10 N 12 9
Sunny
19 43 5% < 1mm Nil NE 12 7 N 6 6
Sunny
24 40 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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