Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers north of Coen, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower at night. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||65||E 14||55|
||24||36||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 10||67||N 9||45|
Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.