Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the day.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 21||62||E 26||45|
||17||28||10%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 17||69||ESE 19||49|
||21||25||10%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 22||74||ESE 24||63|
||17||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||63||ENE 17||44|
||18||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||56||E 36||46|
Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.
The aurora australis has put on a colourful show over parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania overnight.