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Current Warnings

North Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending N/NE in the late evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west in the evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 16:15 EDT

North Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
6 19 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 19 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 9 68 WSW 14 39
Mostly sunny
7 17 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 81 SW 19 45
Mostly sunny
6 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
6 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 70 SW 16 37
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

01:31 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

20:42 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.