Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 130 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 160 mm possible in the west. Damaging wind gusts to 110 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible. Winds NE/SE 25 to 40 km/h tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
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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.
The destructive core of Cyclone Debbie is already being felt along the north Queensland coastline, with wind gusts hitting Hamilton Island off the Whitsundays "like freight trains" and reports of roofs starting to lift in the Whitsundays.
International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.