Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE in the late evening.
Friday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||46||NNW 7||30|
||14||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||50||NE 5||18|
||14||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||56||WNW 8||36|
While many Gulf of Carpentaria residents rejoiced at the thorough drenching , others are glancing over their shoulders with a sense of fear.
An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.