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Current Warnings
 

Great Southern Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southwest, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending S/SW during the evening.

Issued Sat 05:00 WST

Great Southern Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 WST
SSE 4   18.2 13.8 18.2 75 2 0 -
08:10 WST
NE 13 17 14.7 12.9 13.9 89 1 0.2 -
08:10 WST
ENE 13 15 17.0 12.5 17.0 75 2 0.0 1014.5
08:10 WST
E 11 13 16.4 13.3 16.4 82 2 0.0 -
09:00 WST
- 0   17.0 14.4 17.0 85 1 0 -
07:50 WST
E 7 11 16.0 12.9 16.0 82 2 0.0 -
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Weather News

Cyclone threat intensifies for Townsville as tropical low tracks toward the north Queensland city

11:01 EDT

A tropical low off the north Queensland coast is tracking towards Townsville and could cross the coast as a category four cyclone early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is warning.

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

11:00 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.