Great Southern Weather
Great Southern Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE early in the morning then becoming light in the morning.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E during the morning.
Great Southern Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 19||67||E 15||33|
||10||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 20||64||E 15||32|
As Cyclone Debbie crossed the north Queensland coast, it created wind gusts of up to 263kph.
Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.