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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NE in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 27.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely during the day time. The chance of thunderstorms in the north during the day time. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

Issued Tue 18:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
11 27 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
13 26 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
7 16 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 20 68 NNW 16 77
12 23 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
10 26 90% 10-20mm Nil N 18 68 NNW 19 47
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12:50 EDT

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More heavy rain ahead for soggy southern Queensland as roads flood, towns cut off

11:50 EDT

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10:23 EDT

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