NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog on the slopes in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the northern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the slopes in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog on the southern slopes. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||26||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||73||SSE 21||48|
||16||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 17||69||S 18||47|
||15||27||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||70||SE 15||48|
||12||26||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 11||68||SSE 17||45|
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 300 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities in the Whitsundays and Burdekin regions in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.