Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud swirling around Tropical Cyclone Debbie is bringing showers, storms and gusty winds to northern QLD. Cloud over southern WA, SA, VIC and NSW with troughs are causing showers and storms. Bright cloud over the tropics with a monsoon trough is generating storms.
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five 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.