Channel Country Weather
Channel Country Forecast
Monday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE/SE during the morning then tending SE/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending S 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.
Channel Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 32||24||S 28||13|
||15||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 32||27||S 28||15|
||15||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 26||25||S 24||16|
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 300 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities in the Whitsundays and Burdekin regions in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.