Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 6||85||SW 9||55|
||9||19||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 2||91||SW 5||55|
||13||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 8||76||SSW 14||55|
Three named cyclones, none of which came within cooee of the coast â?? that's how will be remembered.
Nestled in amongst several other islands to the northeast of Cape York Peninsula, including Friday to the west and Wednesday to the northeast, it's easy to overlook the weather of Thursday Island.
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).