Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming E/SE and light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||31||60%||-||Nil||E 12||48||E 15||29|
||10||30||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||56||ESE 16||29|
||18||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 20||54||E 28||53|
||19||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||66||ESE 25||66|
||17||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 19||56||E 23||39|
||20||24||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 24||70||ESE 25||68|
||15||28||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 19||57||ENE 22||48|
||19||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 22||66||E 24||59|
A new temperature record will be set in Hobart on Thursday if the mercury hits 29 degrees Celsius, which meteorologists say is likely, with a top of 30 degrees forecast.
Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.