Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 110 mm possible inland. Damaging wind gusts to 110 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. A chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 8||73||S 6||62|
||26||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||67||ESE 17||54|
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.
Paul Lyons has learnt how to control the adrenaline surges, but being in the middle of a massive storm still awakens a primal fascination he first identified as a small child.