Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog near the Victorian border in the early morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 15||93||NW 16||70|
||16||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||68||N 21||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.