Thursday Clear. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning E 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||57||SSW 23||38|
||15||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 6||61||SSW 14||28|
||16||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||67||S 23||54|
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.