Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers south of Longreach, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||33||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 16||58||ESE 9||33|
||21||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 16||52||SE 12||28|
||19||35||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||54||SSE 7||26|
||21||36||60%||1-5mm||Nil||E 23||42||S 13||22|
||17||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 14||60||ENE 9||37|
||23||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 21||38||S 14||19|
19:11 EDT Farmers from Tasmania's south-east corner are warning the region could be pushed to the brink of drought unless there is extra rainfall over summer.