Sunday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Monday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h tending SE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning.
Tuesday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and early evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 28||38||SSE 24||18|
||12||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 32||50||SSE 26||25|
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.