Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about higher ground, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Low-Moderate.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning W in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
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Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.