Herbert and Lower Burdekin Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 5:55 pm EST on Saturday 24 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A high near New Zealand maintains a weak ridge along the east coast. A trough over western Queensland will move slowly eastwards across the central interior through the rest of today and tomorrow, eventually becoming slow moving about eastern coastal districts for the early days of next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sunday 25 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:10am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Townsville 24 32
Partly cloudy. Ayr 22 33
Partly cloudy. Ingham 22 35

Monday 26 October

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Tuesday 27 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Wednesday 28 October

Hot. Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.

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