No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Wednesday 30 July 2014.
A ridge and dry airmass will dominate weather over much of the state during the next few days, with daytime temperatures remaining above average through southern, central and western districts. A trough will shift east over southern Queensland on Friday, with warm northerly winds to its east tending cool southwesterly in its wake. Little or no rainfall is expected with the trough passage. A strong high pressure system will enter the Great Australian Bight on Friday, extending a firm ridge into western Queensland in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]
Thursday 31 July
Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost in the southwest. The chance of light showers in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Friday 1 August
Partly cloudy. The chance of light showers in the north in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Saturday 2 August
Sunny. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Wednesday.