NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes early this evening. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the northern slopes in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 29||70||SSE 29||51|
||15||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||S 24||67||S 23||47|
||14||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 28||69||SSE 27||47|
||12||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||67||SSE 25||46|
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until the morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.