Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds and large hail in the far W early this evening. Possible heavy falls in the far west early this evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or storm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW during the day then turning S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or storm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 30 to 45 km/h.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||34||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 29||25||E 28||21|
||22||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 37||31||ESE 37||20|
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.