Monday Mostly clear. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending W/SW in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 12||60||SSE 14||38|
||13||25||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 22||64||SE 21||38|
||12||24||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 17||55||SE 20||37|
Cyclone Debbie has the potential to wipe out fruit, vegetable and sugar cane crops worth more than a billion dollars, devastating regional communities and sending prices soaring at the green grocers.
Torrential rain is falling in Mackay and local authorities have issued a storm surge warning as Tropical Cyclone Debbie makes its presence felt in the north Queensland city.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.