Wednesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening.
Friday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||37||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 20||32||ENE 14||22|
||21||36||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 23||46||E 18||21|
||24||36||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 26||44||E 19||23|
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.