North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Tuesday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 8||71||W 14||35|
||10||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||84||SW 15||46|
||10||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 11||75||SW 14||38|
A tropical low off the north Queensland coast is tracking towards Townsville and could cross the coast as a category four cyclone early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is warning.
A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.