Maranoa and Warrego Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 21 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough extends over the far west while another trough extends across the far northern Gulf and Peninsula extending offshore over the northern Coral Sea. A weak ridge extends along the east coast. The trough in the far west will linger over the next two days before contracting west over central Australia over the weekend. Moist and humid conditions will persist near the trough with a risk of isolated heavy falls with storm activity. The ridge will strengthen over the east of the state over the next few days, increasing coastal showers. While a trough extending across the far north of Queensland, could deepen over the weekend and start to drift southward early next week.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Charleville 30
Partly cloudy. Roma 31
Sunny. St George 31
Mostly sunny. Cunnamulla 33

Saturday 22 January

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sunday 23 January

Partly cloudy. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Monday 24 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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

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