Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Thunderstorms possibly severe with damaging winds and large hail in the far W in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 38.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the evening.
Sunday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 28||15||ENE 14||12|
||22||38||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 24||18||ENE 12||12|
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.