Tuesday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Heavy falls possible. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Riverland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 19||57||S 20||32|
||20||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 21||53||S 20||31|
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.
Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.
A Queensland beekeeper says special hives are helping to keep his bees cool as temperatures soar across the state.