Friday Clear. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Monday Sunny. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending NW/SW during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||25||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||68||SSE 15||39|
||11||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 15||58||S 14||43|
||11||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 22||65||SSE 18||44|
||12||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 29||78||SSE 31||58|
||11||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 27||79||S 23||61|
||9||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||55||S 10||34|
||11||28||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||59||SSE 16||36|
||10||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||66||SSE 17||43|
||10||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||65||SSE 23||50|
||10||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||67||SSE 18||47|
||11||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||80||SE 28||63|
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
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