Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms east of Mt Isa. Winds S/SE 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday A chance of thunderstorms in the northeast in the morning. Sunny day. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||42||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 8||56||SSE 20||19|
||24||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||33||SSE 27||16|
||23||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||40||SE 23||19|
||24||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||30||SE 22||16|
Blustery winds and thunderstorms are lashing Victoria today as a cold front sweeps across the state.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 240 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.