Wednesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
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 late morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late 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.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 14||33||W 15||15|
||22||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||34||SW 15||19|
||23||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 14||28||WSW 19||13|
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The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.