South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting cooler SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog in the north. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light SW winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog near the Grampians. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S during the afternoon.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||18||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 20||67||SSE 18||66|
||9||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||74||SE 24||50|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 16||70||SE 10||46|
||8||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||71||SE 18||39|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||71||SE 15||45|
||12||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||69||SSE 19||58|
||10||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||74||SSE 25||57|
Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category one system after Collinsville hit by first-ever category two storm
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category one system after crossing the north Queensland coast.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.