Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 33.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S before dawn then shifting NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far north. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||34||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 28||42||SSE 24||46|
||18||28||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 31||49||E 28||31|
||15||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 31||54||E 26||30|
It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.
A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.
Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.