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  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E early in the morning then turning S/SE in the morning.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

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Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
13 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 6 29 NE 5 15
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 31 NNW 9 11
12 30 5% < 1mm Nil E 8 32 NW 8 18
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil NE 8 29 WNW 10 14
16 29 5% - Nil NNE 9 37 NW 8 20
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Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

13:00 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the 2011 Grantham flood says he is unsure if embankments were built before or after he bought the company, an inquiry hears.

Tropical cyclone could form near Solomon Islands this week but poses no threat to Queensland, BoM says

09:38 EST

Queensland forecasters monitoring a low near the Solomon Islands that could become a tropical cyclone later this week say it is unlikely to threaten the state.

Grantham floods inquiry: Concerns raised about quarry wall years before 2011 flood, commission hears

20:14 EST

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has been shown graphic vision of the Lockyer Creek breaking its banks upstream from the Grantham quarry during the deadly 2011 disaster.