Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 41.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h tending SE in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending S/SW during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 34||44||SSW 34||46|
||23||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||16||WSW 17||7|
||19||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 17||23||SSW 17||10|
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.
Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.
The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".