South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the northeast early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers, extending from the southwest during the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting cooler S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 31||64||SW 25||58|
||9||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||W 20||83||SW 26||48|
||7||12||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 21||72||SW 22||50|
||7||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 19||79||SW 28||49|
||7||18||80%||< 1mm||Nil||W 13||85||SW 23||48|
||11||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 22||67||SW 23||52|
||10||16||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 18||77||SW 31||57|
The eye of Cyclone Debbie has made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach, after the eye of the slow-moving category four system passed Hayman Island and hurricane-force winds battered the Whitsunday Islands.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has made landfall on the north Queensland coast.