Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Lower Burdekin Observations
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A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.