Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||59||SW 9||40|
||12||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||61||SSW 3||30|
||12||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 11||70||S 16||51|
South-east Queensland schools have been closed for today, with kindergartens and childcare centres also asking parents to collect children early.
An evacuation warning has been issued by the SES for areas around Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads and 12 flood rescues are underway as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.
After laying waste to the North Queensland Coast, ex-Cyclone Debbie has unleashed a torrent of rain on south-east Queensland, causing flash flooding and putting the region in lockdown.