Severe thunderstorms possible for southwest
The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted a chance of severe thunderstorms across southwest Queensland after some towns got a pelting on Sunday, March 7.
According to BOM’s records, Roma received 2.6mm of rain yesterday with winds up to 35km/h during the storm.
It will be a maximum of 32C today, March 8, with an 80 per cent chance of rain and the possibility of a severe thunderstorm from late in the morning.
There’s also a 50 per cent chance of rain tomorrow, March 9 with the possibility of a thunderstorm.
The downpour could reach up to 10mm.
Wednesday could bring up to 6mm but Thursday, March 11 will more likely bring some rain, with a 70 per cent chance.
BOM is forecasting sunny days in Roma from hereonout.
Charleville is facing similar weather patterns to Roma, with 2.8mm being recorded yesterday, March 7 with winds up to 28km/h during the downpour.
There’s an 80 per cent chance of rain with the possibility of severe thunderstorms today.
There’s a 50 per cent chance of rain with up to 5mm on both Tuesday and Wednesday, and a 40 per cent chance on Thursday.