Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W/SW 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then increasing to 40 to 60 km/h in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 800 metres. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible in the south. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning N 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||9||90%||10-20mm||Slight||WNW 21||93||WNW 22||83|
|Windy with rain
||5||9||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 35||90||WNW 32||85|
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.