Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
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. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE during the afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||44||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||19||ESE 16||10|
||25||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||10||SSE 20||7|
||25||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||15||ESE 19||10|
||25||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||13||SSE 20||9|
The publican in the South Australian town of Olary said historic buildings and cottages stood no chance against a fire that tore through the town.
A severe thunderstorm tore through Darwin early this morning, bringing damaging winds and heavy rainfall totals.
Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.