Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Monday Clear. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||30||ENE 12||14|
||21||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||35||N 8||11|
||19||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 28||39||SSE 18||16|
||21||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||24||SSE 13||7|
||21||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 28||32||SSE 14||13|
||19||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 22||34||S 15||15|
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.