Monday Clear. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Hot. Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Hot in the southwest. Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Hot in the southwest. Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 19||68||ESE 24||56|
||21||27||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 28||71||SE 33||72|
||23||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 30||73||SE 34||70|
||21||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 24||75||ESE 26||64|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.