Mid North Weather
Mid North Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west this morning. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NE during the morning.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloud clearing. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Mid North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 6||59||NNE 8||27|
||14||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 15||48||-||-|
||10||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 20||53||NNE 18||30|
||10||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 15||54||-||-|
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.