Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 21. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Mostly sunny day. High (70%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Sunny day. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW during the afternoon.
Northeast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||20||80%||5-10mm||Nil||N 20||78||NNW 28||71|
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.
Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.
The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".