Darling Downs and Granite Belt Forecast

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Forecast updated at 5:54 pm EST on Saturday 24 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A high near New Zealand maintains a weak ridge along the east coast. A trough over western Queensland will move slowly eastwards across the central interior through the rest of today and tomorrow, eventually becoming slow moving about eastern coastal districts for the early days of next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Sunday 25 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 7:50am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Storm likely. Dalby 19 28
Shower or two. Goondiwindi 17 29
Showers. Storm likely. Toowoomba 17 25
Showers. Storm likely. Warwick 16 27
Showers. Storm likely. Stanthorpe 15 25

Monday 26 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers over the Granite Belt, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Tuesday 27 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Wednesday 28 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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