Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the southeast, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the southeast in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning and early afternoon. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE during the morning.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower and thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||32||70%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 20||49||SSW 26||55|
||16||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||52||E 9||38|
||15||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||51||SW 10||27|
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.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.
Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.