Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. The chance of morning fog south of Hawker. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Hawker, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Areas of morning fog south of Hawker. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog south of Hawker. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain developing in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||17||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 21||47||NNE 21||36|
||8||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 20||54||NNE 28||30|
||7||18||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||55||NE 20||43|
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.