Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a coastal shower. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending S during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||67||SE 19||34|
||14||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||61||SSE 19||33|
||15||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 35||68||SSE 31||45|
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.
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.