Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and patchy rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and patchy rain in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then turning S 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) 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 north in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||35||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 23||47||NNW 15||26|
||17||35||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 22||44||NNE 16||23|
||20||36||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 24||40||NNW 17||22|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.