Sunday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far northeast. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
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|
||23||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 22||53||SSW 27||58|
||18||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||52||SSE 10||38|
||16||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||49||SW 11||23|
Emergency services are preparing for the worst as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down on Queensland's Whitsunday coast.
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities in the Whitsundays and Burdekin regions in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.