Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and the chance of fog early this morning. The chance of showers during this afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 14.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Light winds.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. The chance of morning fog in the north. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog in the north. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||15||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 12||72||ESE 9||54|
|Frost then sunny
||-1||15||30%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 8||75||E 7||52|
||1||13||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 12||88||E 16||54|
Tasmania woke to a cold and frosty morning with road weather alerts issued for some areas due to icy conditions and there are more cold mornings to come.
Parts of eastern Australia are facing an increased threat of bushfires this summer and authorities are gearing up for possibly significant forest fires.
Maranoa MP Bruce Scott says some farmers are not claiming the Farm Household Allowance because they are reluctant to go into a Centrelink office.