Wednesday Clear. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Ipswich Min 23 Max 34 Redcliffe Min 25 Max 31 Sun protection 7:50am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Brisbane Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||36||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 15||57||SE 26||72|
||27||35||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 16||56||SE 26||73|
||27||34||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 14||62||SE 27||77|
||25||36||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 13||59||SE 21||72|
||26||35||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 11||67||SE 21||79|
||27||34||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 19||55||SE 31||72|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.