Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely. Winds NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east during the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast, mostly sunny with near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 21||38||S 16||21|
||20||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||65||S 12||32|
||20||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 26||32||SSW 20||16|
||15||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 34||40||SSE 29||13|
||20||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 38||32||SSE 27||18|
||20||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 26||47||S 21||29|
||18||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 37||37||SSE 26||16|
||15||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 32||35||S 25||14|
13:31 EDT A Catholic nun who has been delivering Christmas donations and hampers to some of the driest areas around outback Queensland says she is amazed at the resilience of drought-affected families.