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Channel Country Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day.

  • Monday Hot and sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the morning then shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Sat 05:00 EST

Channel Country Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
23 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 31 25 S 27 15
25 38 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 18 S 24 10
28 42 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
24 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 23 SSW 24 12
28 41 5% - Nil - - - -
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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.