LICK THE HEAT: Two people took matters into their own hands in summer heat early this year. Australia had its third hottest year on record last year.
LICK THE HEAT: Two people took matters into their own hands in summer heat early this year. Australia had its third hottest year on record last year. PETER PARKS

Heatwave to hit south Qld, NSW

A HEATWAVE is set to hit southern Queensland and northern New South Wales this weekend, new forecasts show.

The rising temperatures will follow a hot week across the Kimberley and the Top End.

Bureau of Meteorology forecasts show a low intensity heatwave and areas of "severe" heat conditions predicted for Friday to Sunday this week across the central west and southern Queensland and northern New South Wales.

Our Heatwave Forecast Service is up and running again this season at http://www.bom.gov.au/australia/heatwave...

Posted by Bureau of Meteorology on Sunday, November 15, 2015

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