Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 20 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||53||S 3||43|
||21||32||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 22||46||ESE 18||35|
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.
Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.