Townsville Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Friday 24 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 70%

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Townsville 25 33
Shower or two. Ayr 24 33
Shower or two. Ingham 23 33

Sunday 26 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 60 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 130 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 27 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 31
Heavy showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 50 to 150 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 28 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 60 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.

Wednesday 29 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 40 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeasterly 20 to 25 km/h.

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 50 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h later.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:55 am EST Saturday.

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