Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Darling Downs and Granite Belt District Forecast
Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 3 September 2015.
A surface trough will lay near the eastern tropical coast today and tomorrow, before decaying. A ridge of high pressure lies over western Queensland, and will weaken and move slowly eastwards towards the east coast over the next few days. A cold front will move east across far southwestern Queensland on Wednesday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday 30 August
Clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Forecast for Monday 31 August
Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.
Fire Danger: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:00 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Forecast for Thursday 3 September
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.
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