Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. 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|
||20||35||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 15||50||ESE 15||32|
||24||31||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 24||60||ESE 25||60|
||24||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 26||80||SE 28||78|
||24||32||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||60||ESE 18||45|
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
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.