Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||W 10||99||WSW 18||65|
||2||10||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 15||93||WSW 28||63|
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.