Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 36.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||46||SW 18||48|
||16||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 24||39||E 19||22|
||17||30||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||36||ENE 20||21|
Cyclone Debbie has the potential to wipe out fruit, vegetable and sugar cane crops worth more than a billion dollars, devastating regional communities and sending prices soaring at the green grocers.
Torrential rain is falling in Mackay and local authorities have issued a storm surge warning as Tropical Cyclone Debbie makes its presence felt in the north Queensland city.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.