Darling Downs and Granite Belt District

IDQ10230

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Darling Downs and Granite Belt District Forecast

Issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 15 October 2019
for the period until midnight EST Friday 18 October 2019.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A weak high over the northern Tasman Sea extends a weak ridge along east Queensland coast. A surface trough over the interior of the state will move eastwards today, before becoming slow-moving over the southeast inland. Another trough or cold front will move eastwards across the southern half of Queensland during Wednesday and Thursday before eventually moving off the southeast coast on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 15 October

Hot. Mostly sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Dalby
Mostly sunny.
Max
35
Goondiwindi
Hot and sunny.
Max
36
Stanthorpe
Partly cloudy.
Max
28
Toowoomba
Partly cloudy.
Max
29
Warwick
Partly cloudy.
Max
30

Fire Danger: Severe

Sun protection 8:00am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Forecast for Wednesday 16 October

Hot and sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Dalby
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
35
Goondiwindi
Hot and sunny.
Min
16
Max
38
Stanthorpe
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
31
Toowoomba
Cloud clearing.
Min
16
Max
31
Warwick
Mostly sunny.
Min
13
Max
33

Forecast for Thursday 17 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Areas of raised dust in the afternoon and evening mostly in the west. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Dalby
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
35
Goondiwindi
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
20
Max
34
Stanthorpe
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
13
Max
30
Toowoomba
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
18
Max
31
Warwick
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
15
Max
33

Forecast for Friday 18 October

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Dalby
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
33
Goondiwindi
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
32
Stanthorpe
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
28
Toowoomba
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
29
Warwick
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
31

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

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