Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/NE in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||34||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||55||ESE 19||43|
||22||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 25||62||ESE 26||60|
||23||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 27||77||SE 28||76|
||22||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 20||61||ESE 19||49|
Although autumn is on the way, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned the hot weather is likely to continue, with warmer than average temperatures forecast for most of southern and eastern Australia.
Residents in Queensland's Gulf country are criticising the State Government's strict flooded road closure policy.
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