North Tropical Coast and Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the Gulf Country down to the Central Highlands. A high pressure system over South Australia is pushing dry air across most of Queensland.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers this morning. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Cairns 29
Partly cloudy. Atherton 25
Partly cloudy. Cooktown 29
Possible shower. Innisfail 29
Partly cloudy. Mareeba 28

Sunday 20 April

Mostly sunny day. The chance of showers in the south at night. Winds east to southeasterly and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Monday 21 April

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Tuesday 22 April

Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent in the north. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

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