Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||51||SE 16||31|
||24||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 25||61||ESE 29||59|
||24||29||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 24||80||SE 25||77|
||24||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||63||ESE 19||48|
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.