Monday The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Sunny afternoon. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Wednesday Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S during the day.
Riverland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||69||WNW 23||30|
||9||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 7||65||WNW 25||26|
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 230 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.
Cyclone Debbie: Calm before the storm as north Queensland farmers prepare for possible category four system
North Queensland farmers have awoken to relatively normal weather conditions ahead of Cyclone Debbie which is expected to cross the coastline later today.