Tuesday Clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||N 5||54||ESE 4||22|
||24||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||63||ENE 20||51|
||24||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 15||78||ESE 16||74|
||23||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 6||64||-||-|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.