Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 40.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, most likely at night. Near zero chance of rain 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 middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
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South-east Queensland residents woke to loud cracks of thunder early this morning, as a band of storms moved across the region, delivering almost 10,000 lightning strikes.
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.