Queensland Tropical Cyclone Threat Map
Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred has now weakened into a tropical low, near the southern Gulf of Carpentaria coast.
GALES with gusts of up to 100km/h may occur over exposed areas of the southern Gulf of Carpentaria coast.
HEAVY RAIN which may lead to FLOODING over adjacent inland areas of the Gulf Country District.
ABNORMALLY HIGH TIDES are likely about the southern Gulf, but are not forecast to exceed the highest tide of the year, with minor flooding for low lying coastal areas possible.
An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.