Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. High.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 19||57||W 31||31|
||11||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||56||W 35||25|
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.