Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers and rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible in the south. Winds NE/SE 30 to 45 km/h tending NW/NE early in the morning then tending NW/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the southeast in the morning. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||70||SSE 25||51|
||20||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||81||SSE 20||57|
||19||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 23||76||SSE 24||55|
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.