Thursday Clear. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. High.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||51||S 20||21|
||12||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 23||51||S 23||22|
||10||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 19||58||S 21||22|
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.