Thursday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||60||ESE 24||25|
||25||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||37||ESE 24||14|
||23||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||49||ESE 24||20|
||25||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||39||ESE 25||16|
The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.
Australia's western capital equaled its record of four consecutive days over 40 yesterday, with more heat to return.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.