Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 39.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. 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.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW during the afternoon.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||32||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 23||50||W 18||39|
||23||31||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 18||58||N 18||54|
A pool of heat sitting over parts of eastern Australia today is causing elevated bushfire danger, thunderstorms and lots of sweat.
Farmers in Queensland's Mary Valley are reporting total crop losses after the region was battered by a series of violent storms since Wednesday that brought hail stones the size of tennis balls.
The federal and state governments have announced up to $14 million will be made available to help Tasmania recover from the .