Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 21||63||ESE 25||55|
||20||27||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 30||67||SE 35||68|
||22||28||70%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 34||75||ESE 36||73|
||20||27||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 26||72||ESE 27||65|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.