Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the early morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||65||E 17||40|
||15||25||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||63||ESE 27||53|
||18||23||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||70||ESE 27||73|
||15||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||67||E 21||45|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.