Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms north of Weipa, mostly about Torres Strait. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of thunderstorms over Torres Strait. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Weipa in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Sunday The chance of a thunderstorm north of Weipa in the morning. Sunny day. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||30||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 17||92||SE 24||82|
||22||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||79||ESE 14||53|
Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.
Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.
Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.