Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 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. High.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/SW in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then turning W/SW during the afternoon.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 39||68||W 55||59|
||13||21||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 22||60||W 42||57|
||9||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 13||71||W 30||54|
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.
The Cloncurry Shire Council in north-west Queensland has received more than $800,000 in State Government funding to address the town's stormwater drainage issues.
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.