Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of patchy rain in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the southwest later this evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or patchy rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Friday Sunny. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming W/NW and light in the late evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds.
Sunday Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||53||WNW 27||39|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 29||42||-||-|
||8||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 29||46||WNW 31||36|
All of as a storm front lashes the state, with homes, businesses and airports affected.
Communities across Victoria are bracing for powerful winds, heavy rain and flash flooding as an intense storm sweeps across from South Australia, but the system is expected to weaken as it moves east.
Thousands of people are without power across South Australia and Adelaide's CBD has been plunged into darkness as a massive storm lashes the state.