Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the north early this evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of gusty thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the north in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE during the evening.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||37||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 14||59||E 8||43|
||24||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 27||69||ENE 24||48|
||25||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||57||ENE 19||37|
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.
Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.
Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.