Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the east. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 10||79||-||-|
||5||18||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 15||75||SW 21||43|
||5||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 16||80||SW 20||51|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.