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 27 January 2015
for the period until midnight EST Friday 30 January 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough over the eastern interior of the state will shift a little further west today and then remain slow moving until late in the week. A ridge will persist along the southern Queensland coast during the next few days. An upper trough will enter the southwest of the state today and then intensify over the southern interior on Wednesday before shifting northeast into central districts on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 27 January

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the west during this afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Dalby
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Max
31
Goondiwindi
Showers. Possible storm.
Max
30
Stanthorpe
Showers. Possible storm.
Max
23
Toowoomba
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Max
25
Warwick
Showers. Possible storm.
Max
27

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Forecast for Wednesday 28 January

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the west in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Dalby
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
25
Goondiwindi
Showers. Possible storm.
Min
18
Max
24
Stanthorpe
Showers.
Min
14
Max
20
Toowoomba
Shower or two.
Min
17
Max
21
Warwick
Showers easing. Windy.
Min
16
Max
23

Forecast for Thursday 29 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Dalby
Possible shower.
Min
16
Max
26
Goondiwindi
Possible early shower.
Min
17
Max
26
Stanthorpe
Partly cloudy.
Min
13
Max
23
Toowoomba
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
23
Warwick
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
25

Forecast for Friday 30 January

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Dalby
Possible shower.
Min
16
Max
28
Goondiwindi
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
28
Stanthorpe
Possible shower.
Min
12
Max
24
Toowoomba
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
25
Warwick
Possible shower.
Min
14
Max
26

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

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