Australian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud around Tropical Cyclone Debbie is causing showers and intense winds for coastal northern QLD. Cloud across the SA and VIC with a broad trough is generating showers and the odd storm. Cloud over the tropics with a monsoon trough continues to cause showers and storms.
Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast
A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.