Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the south during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 41.
Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. The chance of thunderstorms in the southwest in the afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Tuesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||40||10%||< 1mm||Nil||N 13||47||NNE 18||22|
||23||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 14||60||NE 25||60|
||23||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 9||73||ENE 18||72|
||22||37||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||55||ENE 20||38|
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".