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Monday: SW 30 kts
Tuesday: E 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Monday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots this evening. Seas: 2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming easterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Stronger squalls possible near the change. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Mon 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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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.

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.