East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the north in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N/NE in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 50 km/h before turning NW 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
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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.