Tuesday Sunny. Patches of light frost this morning, mainly in the south. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.
Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the east. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||14||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 19||69||SSW 20||48|
||3||15||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 15||64||SW 19||40|
||4||14||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 18||69||SW 21||47|
||0||14||10%||< 1mm||High||S 18||67||SSW 18||41|
||0||14||10%||< 1mm||High||SW 18||66||SSW 19||42|
||2||15||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 21||60||SW 26||36|
||2||14||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 22||74||WSW 25||45|
||2||14||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 18||67||SSW 21||44|
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