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Next 48 hours in Blackwater

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Tuesday, March 28
12pm

Rain. Windy 29°C 72% 98% icon
SE 36km/h 23°C 71%
3pm

Rain. Windy 27°C 84% 98% icon
ESE 35km/h 23°C 79%
6pm

Rain. Windy 26°C 90% 98% icon
SE 34km/h 23°C 83%
9pm

Rain 25°C 90% 98% icon
ESE 32km/h 23°C 88%
Wednesday, March 29
12am

Intermittent rain 25°C 53% 99% icon
ESE 31km/h 23°C 88%
3am

Shower 24°C 76% 99% icon
ESE 29km/h 22°C 87%
6am

Heavy shower 23°C 90% 99% icon
ESE 29km/h 22°C 92%
9am

Heavy shower 25°C 90% 98% icon
E 32km/h 23°C 88%
12pm

Chance shower or storm 26°C 89% 96% icon
E 31km/h 23°C 86%
3pm

Chance shower or storm 26°C 89% 95% icon
E 32km/h 23°C 84%
6pm

Heavy rain 25°C 90% 95% icon
E 30km/h 23°C 87%
9pm

Heavy shower 24°C 90% 98% icon
ENE 29km/h 23°C 92%
Thursday, March 30
12am

Heavy shower 24°C 84% 98% icon
ENE 29km/h 23°C 92%
3am

Heavy shower 24°C 90% 98% icon
ENE 27km/h 23°C 91%
6am

Heavy shower 23°C 90% 97% icon
NE 28km/h 22°C 94%
9am

Heavy shower 26°C 90% 98% icon
NNE 30km/h 25°C 90%
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Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles

09:33 EDT

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.

BOM warns Cyclone Debbie hours from making landfall in Queensland

09:32 EDT

The destructive core of Cyclone Debbie is already being felt along the north Queensland coastline, with wind gusts hitting Hamilton Island off the Whitsundays "like freight trains" and reports of roofs starting to lift in the Whitsundays.

Cyclone Debbie captured in satellite images from space

09:28 EDT

International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.