Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Monday Clear. Light winds.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending E/NE during the evening.
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||51||ESE 19||25|
||21||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 10||51||SE 11||23|
||18||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 9||51||SE 11||26|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||50||SE 14||21|
||18||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||55||ESE 20||33|
||14||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||59||ESE 10||35|
||17||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||66||ESE 23||37|
||16||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 13||59||ESE 14||37|
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.