Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Updated Darling Downs and Granite Belt District Forecast
Issued at 5:58 pm EST on Saturday 25 April 2015
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 29 April 2015.
A strong high lies in the Southern Ocean off southwestern Australia and will move slowly eastwards over the next few days, extending a strengthening ridge into Queensland with generally fine, dry and cool conditions continuing.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday 25 April
Clear. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Forecast for Sunday 26 April
Sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending south to southwesterly and becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.
Fire Danger: High
UV Alert from 9:10 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Forecast for Monday 27 April
Sunny. Patches of light frost in the southeast in the early morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Forecast for Tuesday 28 April
Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Forecast for Wednesday 29 April
Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.
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