NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Monday Clear. Light winds.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||55||E 10||23|
||19||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 25||56||ENE 16||22|
||18||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||50||NNE 11||23|
||15||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||54||SE 12||24|
WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.
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.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.