Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Patchy fog in the early morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Monday Cloud clearing. Light winds.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||28||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||75||E 16||48|
||16||26||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||79||ESE 12||56|
||20||24||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||74||SE 16||68|
|Fog then sunny
||13||24||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 5||82||ENE 8||52|
||15||27||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||64||E 24||50|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.