Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Saturday 29 August 2015.
An upper level trough will move eastwards across Queensland's southern districts during the rest of today and early Sunday. A surface trough over the interior of the state will move gradually eastwards, moving off the southeast coast during Sunday morning. A ridge will build across much of Queensland on Monday in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Sunday 30 August
Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 8:50 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Monday 31 August
Sunny. Patches of light frost in the south in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday 1 September
Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday 2 September
Areas of morning frost in the south. Sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.