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Gulf Country Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms from the late morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW in the morning.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the north. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Tue 16:15 EST

Gulf Country Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
18:20 EST
ESE 9 11 37.1 18.1 38.5 32 18 0.0 1002.1
18:20 EST
ESE 11 15 39.0 10.4 37.5 18 32 0.0 1002.9
18:20 EST
W 13 15 30.2 25.5 37.1 76 3 0.0 1004.3
18:20 EST
NNW 17 19 32.1 28.4 45.2 81 3 0.0 1003.0
18:20 EST
NW 9 9 34.6 23.0 40.1 51 9 0.0 1002.6
09:00 EST
WSW 19   31.2 27.3 42.0 80 4 0 1006.9
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Cyclone Debbie's eye reaches coast; BOM downgrades system to category three

18:54 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.

Cyclone Debbie: Residents share stories as torrential rain and wind pummels region

18:52 EDT

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 threatens coal exports from Queensland mines

17:24 EDT

When Cyclone Yasi devastated parts of North Queensland in 2011, the rains it brought with it took out about 20 million tonnes of coking coal production.