Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||45||SE 18||24|
||19||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||53||SE 19||28|
||20||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||51||SE 19||29|
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.
The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.