Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
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||12||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 18||59||SSW 22||26|
||14||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 20||52||SSW 25||19|
11:37 EDT Locals on the Cocos Islands are preparing to spend most of Christmas Day bunkered down in their houses, as Tropical Cyclone Kate bears down on the tiny community more than 2,000 kilometres off the West Australian coast.