Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the New South Wales border during this 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 evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
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 becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the late evening.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||29||S 18||16|
||22||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 14||38||W 20||20|
||23||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 16||33||SSW 21||16|
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.
Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.
The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.