Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a morning shower. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/NE in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||28||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||87||WNW 16||58|
||15||25||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 19||84||NW 16||59|
||16||27||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 8||81||NNW 6||57|
||16||28||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 4||93||W 8||59|
||17||24||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 12||77||NNW 6||65|
||17||26||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 11||77||NNW 7||68|
||15||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 7||80||WNW 10||55|
||15||26||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 10||78||NW 7||70|
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 three cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.
Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.