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Minnipa 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Extreme
  • Friday
    Dec 9
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 26°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - SSE 18km/h
    3pm - SSE 15km/h
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Saturday
    Dec 10
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 31°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - E 17km/h
    3pm - S 11km/h
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Sunday
    Dec 11
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 35°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - E 20km/h
    3pm - NE 8km/h
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Monday
    Dec 12
    Max UV Index:
    13
    icon 38°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - NNE 29km/h
    3pm - N 29km/h
    Chance of rain:
    30%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm

Sun Protecting Tips

Protect yourself in five ways from skin cancer

  • Apply SPF30+ broad spectrum water resistant sun-screen liberally to clean, dry skin, atleast 15 minutes before being exposed to the sun, and reapply at least every two hours when outdoors.
  • Put on a broad-brimmed hat that shades your face, neck and ears.
  • Wear sun protective clothing that covers as much of your body as possible.
  • Seek shade
  • Wear wrap-around sunglasses

Avoid going outdoors unprotected between 10am - 3pm when ultraviolet radiation is the strongest.

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Perfect storm photos: storm chasers give up their tips for taking best pic

08:37 EDT

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.

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.