Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 39.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||37||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 25||49||S 24||31|
||22||34||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 23||51||S 26||32|
||23||35||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 23||51||S 22||32|
||22||34||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||45||S 25||31|
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.
Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.
The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.