Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of patchy rain developing from the west during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning, possibly gusty in the east. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||30||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 19||46||NNW 19||34|
||8||30||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 17||41||N 15||23|
||8||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 17||47||N 17||29|
Residents in South Australia should prepare now for dangerous weather during the second half of the week, beginning Wednesday.
One young family has resolved to ignore evacuation orders and wait out the floods engulfing their Forbes home, and say they are confident they will remain safe.
Bedgerabong in the central west of New South Wales has been isolated by flood waters.