Maranoa and Warrego Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Thursday 28 January 2021.

Weather Situation

An active monsoon trough extends over the Gulf of Carpentaria, Cape York Peninsula and northern Coral Sea, with an embedded tropical low over the central Peninsula. The low is forecast to move slowly eastwards, moving into the Coral Sea late on Friday or on Saturday. A ridge extends along the east coast south of the monsoon trough, strengthening today as a new high moves into the southern Tasman Sea. An inland trough will linger over the west for several days.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:10am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Charleville 38
Mostly sunny. Roma 35
Mostly sunny. St George 36
Mostly sunny. Cunnamulla 40

Friday 29 January

Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Saturday 30 January

Mostly sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sunday 31 January

Mostly sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

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

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