Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers west of Longreach, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Slight (20%) chance of a shower elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms west of Longreach. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of thunderstorms in the southwest in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||35||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 19||53||E 11||30|
||23||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 20||53||NNW 11||27|
||24||36||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 19||56||ENE 10||32|
||24||37||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 26||48||E 16||24|
||19||32||40%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 17||59||SW 8||32|
||25||39||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 23||51||SE 14||25|
20:55 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.