Gulf Country Weather
Gulf Country Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Gulf Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||32||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 16||84||ESE 19||61|
||23||33||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 12||77||SE 12||57|
||24||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||66||E 18||43|
||25||32||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 14||80||ESE 18||67|
||24||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||71||ESE 15||43|
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.