Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 40 to 55 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Winds E 40 to 60 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible in the south. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 14||79||SSW 16||62|
||24||29||70%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 13||76||SW 17||67|
||24||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||W 21||77||WSW 13||72|
||24||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 17||80||SW 16||60|
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.