Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 18 January 2018
into the region in the wake of a trough. A moist and unstable air mass will
persist about the northern Peninsula district and near the Gulf of Carpentaria
coast during the next few days, resulting in a high to very high chance of
showers and storms. High pressure centres over southeastern Australia and the
western Tasman Sea will maintain a ridge about much of the east Queensland
coast through the forecast period, and will also result in mostly fine
conditions persisting over the southern half of the state. A weak trough near
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Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in
the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures
reaching 30 to 35.
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds east to northeasterly 15
to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime
temperatures reaching 27 to 34.
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly
15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures
reaching 27 to 33.