Monday Showers about the outer eastern suburbs clearing eastwards by early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light this evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Patchy fog about the outer eastern suburbs during the early morning otherwise a mostly sunny. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing late afternoon with a high (70%) chance of showers during the evening. Winds NW/N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then turning SW 30 to 40 km/h at night.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h tending S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||21||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 12||79||WNW 10||51|
||15||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 13||77||WNW 10||54|
||14||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 16||75||W 12||49|
||10||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 9||78||W 7||46|
||11||22||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 14||77||W 17||47|
||10||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||78||WNW 4||51|
||11||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 5||79||W 7||44|
||11||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||76||W 12||39|
||11||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 5||85||WNW 8||42|
||12||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 13||75||W 14||43|
||8||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 4||89||WNW 10||40|
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
More than 25,000 people need to move from low-lying areas in Mackay by midnight, with fears incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie could cause inundation of up to 2.5 metres above the high tide level.
Tropical cyclones have long posed a serious threat to Queensland coastal communities, but after almost every disaster there have been lessons learnt to help people better prepare.