NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Monday Clear. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||52||S 18||23|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 11||41||SSE 20||20|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||50||S 19||24|
||8||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 12||62||S 17||28|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 18||57||S 21||27|
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
More than 25,000 people need to move from low-lying areas in Mackay by midnight, with fears incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie could cause inundation of up to 2.5 metres above the high tide level.
Tropical cyclones have long posed a serious threat to Queensland coastal communities, but after almost every disaster there have been lessons learnt to help people better prepare.