Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west this morning. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloud clearing. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Murraylands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 31||30||NW 34||22|
||19||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 28||36||WNW 30||33|
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.