Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers east of Mt Isa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Mt Isa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Possible heavy falls in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||37||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||59||ESE 21||27|
||23||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||41||ESE 22||19|
||22||39||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||48||ESE 23||22|
||24||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||40||SE 24||20|
A man's body has been found in floodwaters near Monto in Queensland's north Burnett this morning.
Fire danger is set to rise as Perth and many western parts of Western Australia are experiencing what could be a record breaking summer heat wave.
A deep low pressure trough has brought heavy rain and storms to central parts of the Queensland coast.