Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Gusty winds and possible heavy falls in thunderstorms during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Monday The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||35||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||48||SSW 13||20|
||21||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||28||WSW 19||13|
||22||37||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 7||23||W 19||13|
One year anniversary of destructive Brisbane hail storm; residents reminded to prepare for storm season
It is a year today since Brisbane was smashed by the worst hail storm in 30 years, one that left a trail of destruction and a damage bill of more than $1.3 billion.
Drought affected farmers and businesses in the Walgett Shire are getting a reprieve, with the Council agreeing to waive the interest on overdue rates.
Australia lived up to it's reputation yesterday, with a vast contrast in conditions across the states.