Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers west of Longreach, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||36||70%||1-5mm||Nil||E 22||35||NE 13||27|
||20||38||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 24||36||ENE 12||23|
||22||38||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 22||27||E 10||19|
||23||39||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 29||28||S 12||19|
||18||36||30%||5-10mm||Nil||E 20||38||NE 10||24|
||24||39||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||28||SSW 11||17|
20:55 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.