Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Saturday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Sunday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest at night. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW in the late afternoon.
Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||37||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 14||44||SW 24||35|
||22||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||58||SW 17||53|
||19||26||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 18||54||S 15||50|
||24||32||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 17||54||SSW 19||44|
||22||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 14||59||S 20||56|
||19||26||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 12||57||SSW 17||48|
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.
Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.
The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".