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Tuesday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W 20/25 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly in the middle of the day then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/20 knots early in the morning then shifting westerly 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 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.