Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.
Sunday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower south of Hawker in the morning and afternoon. Hot early with overnight temperatures in the high 20s and low 30s with N/NE 15 to 20 km/h winds ahead of a cooler S/SW change 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 36.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||32||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 5||44||W 14||24|
||12||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 12||65||WSW 23||24|
||10||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||53||W 20||32|
A tropical low off the north Queensland coast is tracking towards Townsville and could cross the coast as a category four cyclone early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is warning.
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.