Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 30 to 45 km/h shifting W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 43||84||ENE 44||67|
||11||22||50%||1-5mm||Nil||E 14||79||NE 23||73|
||8||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||E 10||81||NE 18||64|
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.