Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Ipswich Max 34 Redcliffe Max 31 Sun protection 7:50am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
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.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E during the day.
Brisbane Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||54||ENE 20||44|
||21||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 9||53||ENE 21||48|
||22||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||59||ENE 21||55|
||18||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 6||58||ENE 16||39|
||21||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 6||61||ENE 14||55|
||22||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||55||ENE 26||51|
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.