Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the north this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely at night. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest at night. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||26||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 6||68||NE 16||44|
||16||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||66||ENE 18||59|
||18||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||78||E 16||78|
||15||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||72||ENE 17||52|
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.