Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon and early evening, possibly severe in the east. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.
Saturday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east during the afternoon and evening, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the afternoon then tending E/SE during the evening.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 8||59||W 11||29|
||17||33||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 16||47||W 24||19|
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
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.