Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west during the morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 40.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||26||S 21||22|
||19||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||34||SSE 26||25|
A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five 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.