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Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east in the evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S during the day.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Tue 05:15 EDT

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil S 35 61 S 37 27
Mostly sunny
14 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 31 52 SSW 34 23
Mostly sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles

09:33 EDT

Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.

BOM warns Cyclone Debbie hours from making landfall in Queensland

09:32 EDT

The destructive core of Cyclone Debbie is already being felt along the north Queensland coastline, with wind gusts hitting Hamilton Island off the Whitsundays "like freight trains" and reports of roofs starting to lift in the Whitsundays.

Cyclone Debbie captured in satellite images from space

09:28 EDT

International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.