Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far north early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||27||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||66||E 16||54|
||22||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||53||ESE 36||47|
Flooding is underway in the town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide as the Gawler River rises.
Water levels are rising in the Gawler River, with significant flooding expected as it reaches its peak later tonight.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.