Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Thunderstorms possibly severe with damaging winds and large hail in the W in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. 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|
||16||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||48||S 18||23|
||21||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||37||SSE 20||18|
||21||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||29||SE 15||15|
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.
Arid parts of Western Australia received a drenching overnight as thunderstorms passed overhead, with Meekatharra receiving more rain in ten minutes than they usually see in the whole month of November.