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Hervey Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

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Showers increasing

Possible shower

Showers easing

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Thunder-
storms clearing

Possible shower

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Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 70% 60% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
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Wind Speed 12
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Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
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SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 62% 50% 59% 54% 60% 53% 59% 52% 60% 51% 54% 49% 52% 46%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

18:43 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.