Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the southeast early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE in the middle of the day.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower and thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Pilbara Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||33||80%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 24||72||ENE 22||66|
||24||36||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 26||43||ENE 19||38|
||25||33||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 18||70||ENE 25||62|
||26||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 8||71||E 11||49|
||24||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 13||73||NE 23||62|
||22||31||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 24||65||ESE 23||44|
||26||37||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||59||NE 21||52|
||24||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 22||67||ESE 22||47|
||26||34||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 19||75||NE 20||61|
||25||33||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 19||70||ENE 24||62|
||24||37||50%||1-5mm||Nil||S 15||57||SE 17||39|
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.