Darling Downs and Granite Belt District

IDQ10230

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Darling Downs and Granite Belt District Forecast

Issued at 5:01 am EST on Saturday 28 February 2015
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the northwest of the state to the southeast interior and will remain in the same general area over the next few days. A mid level high over Central Australia will maintain hot temperatures across the southern interior well into next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 28 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Dalby
Possible shower.
Max
31
Goondiwindi
Showers. Possible afternoon storm.
Max
31
Stanthorpe
Possible shower.
Max
26
Toowoomba
Possible shower.
Max
27
Warwick
Possible shower.
Max
29

Fire Danger: High

UV Alert from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Forecast for Sunday 1 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers over the Granite Belt, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Dalby
Partly cloudy.
Min
18
Max
33
Goondiwindi
Possible late shower.
Min
20
Max
33
Stanthorpe
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
28
Toowoomba
Partly cloudy.
Min
18
Max
29
Warwick
Possible shower or storm.
Min
18
Max
31

Forecast for Monday 2 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.

Dalby
Possible shower or storm.
Min
19
Max
34
Goondiwindi
Mostly sunny.
Min
21
Max
36
Stanthorpe
Possible shower.
Min
17
Max
27
Toowoomba
Possible shower or storm.
Min
18
Max
29
Warwick
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
30

Forecast for Tuesday 3 March

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Dalby
Mostly sunny.
Min
19
Max
34
Goondiwindi
Sunny.
Min
20
Max
36
Stanthorpe
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
30
Toowoomba
Mostly sunny.
Min
18
Max
30
Warwick
Cloud clearing.
Min
18
Max
32

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

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