A Cyclone WARNING has been declared for coastal and island communities from Port Douglas to Mackay A Cyclone WATCH is current for a developing tropical low for coastal and island communities from Mackay to St Lawrence, and inland through the eastern interior north of Clermont.
If you reside in the area noted or are visiting, please stay informed! Warnings are updated regulary on www.bom.gov.au.
The latest update from the Bureau of Meteorology predicts heavy rainfall and destructive winds in North Queensland, including the Townsville area, from Wednesday afternoon.Townsville City Council has released information on storm tide evacuations. Be prepared.
Cairns Regional Council have issued similar warnings. Please check evacuation maps.