Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE before dawn then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Friday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. 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.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 23||48||ESE 24||26|
||19||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 24||52||ESE 24||30|
||21||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 24||49||ESE 21||27|
While many Gulf of Carpentaria residents rejoiced at the thorough drenching , others are glancing over their shoulders with a sense of fear.
An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.