Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.
Sunday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW early in the morning then turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Monday Very hot and sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Pilbara Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 19||56||W 29||41|
||19||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||44||WSW 24||26|
||24||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 14||42||NW 28||39|
||26||42||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||29||NW 12||11|
||23||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 8||30||WNW 27||33|
||22||37||40%||1-5mm||Nil||S 8||31||NW 15||18|
||22||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 14||35||WNW 34||40|
||23||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 8||32||WNW 13||17|
||24||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 19||42||WNW 32||40|
||23||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 14||33||NW 30||26|
||27||41||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||28||NW 11||15|
Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.
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.