Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||14||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||SW 9||79||WSW 15||51|
||4||16||90%||1-5mm||Slight||W 6||74||W 17||62|
||5||16||90%||1-5mm||Slight||SSW 15||72||SW 17||50|
||8||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 24||71||W 23||63|
||8||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 20||76||SW 20||60|
||1||15||90%||1-5mm||High||N 3||94||WNW 15||56|
||2||15||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||SSW 10||77||SW 14||51|
||4||14||90%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 12||72||WSW 17||51|
||6||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 12||75||W 20||56|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 15||71||WSW 19||51|
||7||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 23||69||W 24||49|
Chartering flights to outback races and getting city folk to enjoy some bush hospitality is one innovative approach to fundraising being adopted by a community group in parched western Queensland.
Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.
The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.