Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, possibly severe in the northeast. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW in the morning.
Thursday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. 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||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 21||32||SE 12||16|
||18||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||41||ESE 16||18|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||31||SE 11||13|
Australian dried fruit growers are hopeful a reduction in global sultana production will stabilise domestic prices.
There has been a lot to celebrate this year in the macadamia industry - a record crop, good quality kernel, growing overseas demand and high prices.
Spring was marked by record breaking heat and long dry spells, with only small areas away from that norm.