Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers south of Palmerville, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming N/NW and light during the evening.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||31||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NW 26||86||NW 32||77|
||26||32||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 15||83||NW 20||72|
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.