Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the evening.
Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW during the day then becoming SW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||51||SSE 20||24|
||16||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||48||S 17||22|
Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast
A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.