Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres early. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 12. Low-Moderate.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||8||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 23||79||WSW 23||66|
|Snow tending to rain
||-2||8||90%||< 1mm||Severe||SW 40||81||SW 40||69|
The drought in outback Queensland has forced a family to sell the sheep property they have called home for almost 100 years.
Photographs of weather phenomena around Australia, some of them capturing rare events, have been chosen for the 2017 Australian Weather Calendar.
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.