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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then turning E/NE in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending E/NE during the afternoon.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Lower Burdekin 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
08:50 EST
SE 11 13 28.3 23.0 31.7 73 3 8.4 1014.5
08:50 EST
SE 17 20 28.8 21.3 31.3 64 5 0.0 -
09:00 EST
S 2   26.4 25.0 29.0 92 1 11 1015.0
08:50 EST
SSE 11 11 27.9 23.3 31.3 76 3 0.0 1014.3
08:50 EST
ESE 7 9 24.8 21.9 24.8 84 2 3.8 -
08:50 EST
SSE 20 24 27.6 - 27.6 - - - -
08:50 EST
SE 7 9 28.8 23.6 32.8 73 3 20.0 1014.8
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