Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 130 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible in the south. Winds N/NE 35 to 55 km/h. Damaging wind gusts to 100 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 14||81||NW 11||74|
||26||33||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 22||74||N 25||67|
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.