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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then turning E/NE in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending E/NE during the afternoon.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Issued Wed 16:15 EST

Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
22 30 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
23 30 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
26 30 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
20 28 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 9 77 E 9 71
Possible shower
24 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 22 68 ESE 28 61
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