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 Monday 30 March 2015
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 2 April 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough will remain slow moving through the interior of the state during the next couple of days before weakening mid week. A slow moving high over the western Tasman Sea will maintain a firm ridge along the east Queensland coast during the forecast period. An upper level trough over northwestern New South Wales is expected to amplify as it moves east northeast over southern and central Queensland during today and Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday 30 March

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, possibly severe in the southwest. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.

Dalby
Possible shower or storm.
Max
29
Goondiwindi
Showers. Storm likely.
Max
26
Stanthorpe
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Max
21
Toowoomba
Possible shower or storm.
Max
24
Warwick
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Max
25

Fire Danger: High

UV Alert from 8:40 am to 3:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Forecast for Tuesday 31 March

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Dalby
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
18
Max
29
Goondiwindi
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
19
Max
29
Stanthorpe
Showers. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
22
Toowoomba
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
25
Warwick
Showers. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
26

Forecast for Wednesday 1 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Dalby
Partly cloudy.
Min
16
Max
28
Goondiwindi
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
29
Stanthorpe
Possible shower or storm.
Min
14
Max
21
Toowoomba
Possible shower or storm.
Min
15
Max
22
Warwick
Possible shower or storm.
Min
15
Max
24

Forecast for Thursday 2 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Dalby
Partly cloudy.
Min
15
Max
29
Goondiwindi
Mostly sunny.
Min
15
Max
30
Stanthorpe
Possible shower.
Min
13
Max
22
Toowoomba
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
24
Warwick
Possible shower.
Min
14
Max
26

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

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