Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of patchy rain in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Light winds.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||27||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 13||80||SE 12||69|
||23||32||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 22||71||ESE 27||60|
Some people affected by Cyclone Debbie say they are frustrated they have not been able to return to their damaged properties in north Queensland.
As emergency services build a picture of the destruction wrought by Cyclone Debbie, 61,000 remain without power and Mackay may have only 24 hours of clean water remaining.
South-east Queensland is set for a drenching on Thursday with rainfall in excess of 200 millimetres possible in some localised areas, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.