Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the morning then tending NE/SE in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||39||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 26||43||NW 21||19|
||26||42||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 22||37||WNW 15||21|
||24||38||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 19||41||WNW 13||27|
||24||40||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 20||43||NNW 14||19|
||21||38||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 20||46||NW 22||25|
||18||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 13||51||NW 10||35|
||21||36||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 20||55||NW 20||29|
||19||37||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 14||54||NW 15||33|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.