Tuesday Cloudy. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, heavy at times. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 15||79||SSE 17||77|
||10||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 20||96||SE 20||87|
||13||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 14||84||SSE 18||80|
||15||20||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 21||80||SSE 24||75|
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.