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|
||18||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 18||24||NNE 14||14|
||17||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 18||24||N 17||11|
||18||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||22||NNW 23||8|
||20||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||19||NNW 17||6|
||19||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||18||NNW 21||8|
||16||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||21||NNW 19||8|
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.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.