Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Mt Isa. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||26||SSE 18||17|
||22||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||24||S 20||13|
||24||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||23||S 19||14|
||22||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||29||S 20||16|
||24||35||5%||-||Nil||ESE 19||32||SSE 16||21|
09:52 EDT The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the probability of drought will increase, and it will become more severe, because of climate change.