Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Friday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||37||NNE 13||21|
||12||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||34||ENE 12||12|
||12||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||40||NE 11||18|
||11||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||36||NE 13||16|
||15||28||5%||-||Nil||ENE 12||45||NNE 12||23|
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.