Southeast Coast Weather
Southeast Coast Forecast
Monday Slight (30%) chance of a light shower along the coastal fringe early this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Southeast Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||31||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 7||62||SE 10||45|
||20||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 13||69||SE 17||66|
||23||29||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 24||70||SE 29||70|
||21||29||40%||< 1mm||Nil||S 18||68||SSE 28||59|
||24||30||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 22||75||SSE 27||72|
||22||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||69||SE 30||66|
||21||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 19||59||SE 24||58|
||20||30||90%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 9||60||SE 15||53|
||21||30||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||64||SE 20||67|
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.