Saturday Mostly clear. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Winds E 30 to 45 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||30||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 13||79||ENE 12||65|
||24||29||90%||10-20mm||Nil||E 16||86||NE 20||83|
||24||29||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NE 26||83||NNE 26||82|
||24||30||80%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 16||90||ENE 17||73|
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.