Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||29||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 7||78||E 6||74|
||25||31||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||69||ESE 25||63|
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.