No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Wednesday 30 July 2014.
A ridge and dry airmass will dominate weather over much of the state during the next few days, with daytime temperatures remaining above average through southern, central and western districts. A trough will shift east over southern Queensland on Friday, with warm northerly winds to its east tending cool southwesterly in its wake. Little or no rainfall is expected with the trough passage. A strong high pressure system will enter the Great Australian Bight on Friday, extending a firm ridge into western Queensland in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
Thursday 31 July
Sunny morning. Areas of morning frost in the south. The chance of light showers about Fraser Island from the early afternoon, increasing to isolated showers at night. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday 1 August
Mostly sunny. The chance of light showers in the south in the afternoon. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Saturday 2 August
The chance of showers in the north in the morning. Sunny day. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Wednesday.