Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Weipa, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then turning NW in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers south of Palmerville, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||31||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 15||84||NW 18||75|
||25||32||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 6||81||WNW 11||72|
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.