Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||36||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||59||E 14||39|
||23||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||65||ESE 29||59|
||24||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 24||82||SE 27||77|
||24||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||65||ESE 22||51|
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.
The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.