Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.
Thursday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||72||NE 14||51|
||26||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||59||NE 26||53|
South-east Queensland residents are being urged to prepare their families and homes for four days of possible thunderstorms beginning this Friday.
Coping with drought forces some farmers to bail out while others plough money into irrigation technology
Forced out by drought El Nino as a hot dry phenomenon seems meaningless to Queensland farmers who have survived more than three years of drought.
A total fire ban is in place for most of Victoria, with forecast hot and windy conditions described as the perfect "formula" for triggering bushfires.