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King Island Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 25 km/h turning E 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the evening. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Issued Sat 18:40 EST

King Island Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
08:30 EDT
WSW 13 15 16.9 16.3 16.9 96 1 0.0 1013.3
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Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

08:10 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 EDT

Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.