Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north later this evening. Light winds becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the New South Wales border in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||32||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||51||ENE 16||36|
||17||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 23||45||E 20||26|
||19||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 23||44||E 16||24|
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