Gulf Country Weather
Gulf Country Forecast
Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the east coast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the north during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the east coast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the east. Winds NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Gulf Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||41||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 15||53||SSW 13||30|
||28||40||50%||-||Nil||WNW 11||59||W 16||36|
||27||35||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 19||74||NW 26||59|
||27||43||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||29||S 21||14|
||28||35||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 22||74||NW 22||66|
||28||37||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 13||60||W 17||36|
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 300 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities in the Whitsundays and Burdekin regions in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.