Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far southwest, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the far SW early this evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting S/SE 20 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds NW/SW 20 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the far north. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of rain in the far north. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||45||NE 5||19|
||14||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 26||47||E 8||21|
||15||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||34||N 3||15|
The Queensland Government will have the final say in assessing a major flood mitigation levee for Roma in the state's southern inland.
Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.
A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.