Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the early morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.
Wednesday Sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||11||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 12||86||S 6||97|
||15||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 16||67||SW 22||51|
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.