Monday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Murraylands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 18||69||SSW 22||29|
||12||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||72||SSW 25||44|
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.