Central Wheatbelt Weather
Central Wheatbelt Forecast
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Central Wheatbelt Weather Forecasts
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All south-east Queensland schools have been shut today and businesses are being asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.
Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage
Wet weather has continued to plague parts of cyclone-affected north Queensland overnight, hampering farmers' efforts to survey damage to their properties.
Swift water rescues are underway with at least 50 people stranded in outlying areas of Mackay in north Queensland after heavy rain in the region overnight, Police Commissioner Ian Stewart says.