Friday Mostly clear. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h tending SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 25 km/h during the day.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 20||43||SW 10||33|
||9||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 18||40||-||-|
||10||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||44||SSW 12||33|
Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.