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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 9 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving high near Tasmania is maintaining a ridge, southeasterly air flow, and isolated showers along the east Queensland coast. A surface trough will slowly move eastwards across southern interior and generate a few showers and thunderstorms for the remainder of today and tomorrow thanks to an upper trough over central Australia.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later this evening. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 10 April

Mostly sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Birdsville 15 29
Partly cloudy. Thargomindah 18 27

Saturday 11 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 12 April

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 33.

Monday 13 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Friday.

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