Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or rain areas in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of gusty thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE and light becoming N 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or rain in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||23||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 25||87||W 22||55|
||17||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 27||69||WNW 26||68|
||16||23||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 24||72||WNW 24||61|
A vigorous cold front has roared through parts of southwest Western Australia bringing gusts in excess of 100km/h.
An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move down stream.
The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks.