Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the New South Wales border in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE during the day then tending NE/SE during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 10||40||SSE 21||18|
||19||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||52||SSE 24||24|
||21||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||46||SSE 18||21|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.