Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible heavy falls during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the far north. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the north. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||26||90%||20-40mm||Nil||NE 22||57||NNE 20||42|
||19||26||90%||5-10mm||Nil||E 25||63||ENE 23||53|
||22||29||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 21||58||NE 21||52|
||21||28||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 26||57||NE 22||50|
||13||28||90%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||57||NNE 14||36|
||20||29||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 25||74||NE 20||53|
||20||30||70%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 25||73||NE 22||51|
09:24 EDT Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced a broadening of disaster payments for people affected by Tropical Cyclone Marcia while touring clean-up sites in Rockhampton.