Gulf Country Weather
Gulf Country Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.
Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Gulf Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||56||-||-|
||26||36||10%||-||Nil||ESE 18||54||SE 13||33|
||25||35||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 14||74||SE 16||56|
||23||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 22||33||SE 18||21|
||26||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 26||69||ESE 25||59|
||25||37||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||58||SE 16||32|
Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage
Wet weather has continued to plague parts of cyclone-affected north Queensland overnight, hampering farmers' efforts to survey damage to their properties.
Hundreds of thousands of school kids have been sent home as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears south-east Queensland, bringing flash flooding with more than a month's worth of rain in a single day.
Dark skies have closed in on Brisbane and the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie are being felt along the south-east coast.