Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE before dawn then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the day then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||35||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 16||48||E 7||41|
||21||36||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 15||39||NNW 14||24|
||23||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 31||12||NE 20||13|
||24||37||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 29||20||N 18||16|
14:59 EDT Although the Gold Coast has largely dodged the brunt of recent thunderstorms bearing down on south-east Queensland, the weather bureau says locals must still heed warnings.