Furneaux Islands Weather
Furneaux Islands Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21. High.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds N 30 to 35 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Furneaux Islands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||21||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 32||74||W 35||67|
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.