Kowanyama Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 13 December 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a severe thunderstorm with gusty winds. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Thursday 14 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a severe thunderstorm with gusty winds in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or gusty storm. Normanton 26 37
Possible shower or gusty storm. Burketown 23 38
Hot. Possible gusty storm. Doomadgee 23 41
Mostly sunny. Kowanyama 25 37

Friday 15 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 16 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Gulf Country area

Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 17 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Early shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Gulf Country area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the east coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Monday 18 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Tuesday 19 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 35
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 20 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 35
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10120