Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Tuesday Becoming cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers from late this morning. The chance of thunderstorms from late this morning, possibly severe. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||44||E 19||19|
||16||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 13||44||NE 10||28|
||18||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 11||46||NE 12||22|
||15||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 15||57||E 17||32|
||13||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||51||NE 7||27|
||15||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||61||E 19||38|
||13||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 11||52||NE 15||29|
The West Wimmera Shire says state and federal governments need to consult more widely with local government on drought measures.
Ergon Energy crews are working to restore power to hundreds of customers in north-west Queensland after another night of wild electrical storms.
Just months ago, central Queensland was dealing with the devastating consequences of Tropical Cyclone Marcia, but that has not stopped the region from digging deep to help other parts of the state battling drought.