Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east, most likely in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||30||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 13||48||WSW 21||57|
||19||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 19||41||N 15||35|
||15||29||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||42||NNW 14||31|
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...
Although April was quite dry for large parts of Queensland, the recent rain at the start of May brought welcome relief.