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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:15 EST

Lower Burdekin Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
21:09 EST
N 11 15 28.4 23.1 31.9 73 3 0.2 1010.7
21:10 EST
NW 4 7 26.6 23.1 28.9 81 2 0.0 -
09:00 EST
W 2   28.7 25.3 34.0 82 2 1 1010.3
21:10 EST
SW 17 19 26.4 23.9 28.8 86 2 18.2 1010.9
21:09 EST
NE 6 7 23.0 21.4 23.0 91 1 - -
21:09 EST
W 7 9 28.4 - 28.4 - - - -
21:09 EST
- 0 0 27.9 24.6 32.2 82 2 0.2 1011.1
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