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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Patches of frost in the south in the early morning. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending NE/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW during the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the day then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 06:40 EDT

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
11 34 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
6 22 5% < 1mm Nil NE 13 83 NNW 15 49
8 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
11 34 5% < 1mm Nil NE 14 67 N 20 21
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

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