Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 29.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||29||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 24||65||SSE 24||44|
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.
Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.
A Queensland beekeeper says special hives are helping to keep his bees cool as temperatures soar across the state.