Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||39||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||23||E 10||11|
||21||40||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||32||ENE 6||17|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||26||NE 9||11|
||19||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||25||S 17||8|
||23||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 28||100||ESE 14||100|
||21||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||27||SE 8||15|
||20||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||22||SSE 12||9|
||17||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||22||SSE 11||8|
16:31 EDT Locals on the Cocos Islands were expected to spend most of Christmas Day bunkered down in their houses, as Tropical Cyclone Kate bears down on the tiny community more than 2,000 kilometres off the West Australian coast.