Friday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north from the late morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the afternoon then tending NW/NE during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||38||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 28||34||NW 18||21|
||22||37||80%||5-10mm||Nil||N 28||42||N 22||26|
||24||39||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 26||36||NW 19||18|
Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.