Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe in the evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible near the coast. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||81||SSE 11||70|
||25||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||S 23||70||SE 25||62|
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.