Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds in the NE. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then tending E/SE during the afternoon.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then shifting W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 26||61||SSW 34||53|
||16||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 18||63||SW 24||36|
||20||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 31||66||S 33||58|
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.
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.