Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. High.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||68||WNW 29||48|
||8||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 16||67||WNW 22||43|
||6||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 16||67||WNW 24||39|
||4||11||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 18||77||WNW 24||65|
||2||13||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 11||88||WNW 19||64|
Cyclone Debbie has the potential to wipe out fruit, vegetable and sugar cane crops worth more than a billion dollars, devastating regional communities and sending prices soaring at the green grocers.
Torrential rain is falling in Mackay and local authorities have issued a storm surge warning as Tropical Cyclone Debbie makes its presence felt in the north Queensland city.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.