Darling Downs and Granite Belt District

IDQ10230

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Darling Downs and Granite Belt District Forecast

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Saturday 1 October 2016
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 5 October 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A weak high pressure system over southern Queensland will drift east and move off the east coast into the Coral Sea over the remainder of the weekend. A trough system will approach southwestern Queensland on Sunday and should then move rapidly east over the state during Monday. A more dominant high pressure system will extend across Queensland on Tuesday and Wednesday in the wake of the trough, resulting in fine conditions for much of the state.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 1 October

Clear. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Forecast for Sunday 2 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Dalby
Sunny.
Min
6
Max
29
Goondiwindi
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
27
Stanthorpe
Sunny.
Min
4
Max
23
Toowoomba
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
26
Warwick
Sunny.
Min
5
Max
26

Fire Danger: High

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Forecast for Monday 3 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Dalby
Rain at times.
Min
15
Max
24
Goondiwindi
Rain at times.
Min
16
Max
23
Stanthorpe
Rain at times.
Min
10
Max
19
Toowoomba
Rain at times.
Min
14
Max
21
Warwick
Rain at times.
Min
12
Max
21

Forecast for Tuesday 4 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Dalby
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
23
Goondiwindi
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
23
Stanthorpe
Sunny.
Min
6
Max
19
Toowoomba
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
20
Warwick
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
21

Forecast for Wednesday 5 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Dalby
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
25
Goondiwindi
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
24
Stanthorpe
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
20
Toowoomba
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
22
Warwick
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
23

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.

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