Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of isolated showers north of Longreach this morning and afternoon. The chance of isolated thunderstorms in the far north this afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE and light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of isolated showers in the far northeast in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Sunny. Winds E/NE and light tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Sunny. Winds E/NE and light increasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
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||19||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||49||ESE 14||23|
||16||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||43||SE 13||18|
||18||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||43||SE 10||20|
||19||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||41||ESE 17||19|
||15||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||46||SE 12||24|
||21||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||40||ESE 16||20|
11:30 EST The United Nations has sent a team of specialists to assess the stability of a tailings dam at an Australian-owned gold mine in Solomon Islands.