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Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and early afternoon. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Mon 05:00 WST

Lower West 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
14:30 WST
W 17 28 23.9 13.2 23.9 51 7 0.0 -
14:30 WST
WSW 15 26 25.5 10.1 25.9 38 11 0.0 1011.3
14:30 WST
SW 26 31 21.2 15.3 21.2 69 4 0.0 1011.8
14:30 WST
SW 22 31 24.9 13.8 24.9 50 9 0.0 1011.4
09:00 WST
S 6   21.5 19.1 21.5 86 2 0 1013.9
14:30 WST
WSW 22 31 23.9 14.0 23.9 54 7 0.0 1011.4
14:30 WST
SW 24 28 26.8 14.5 27.0 46 11 0.0 1010.8
14:30 WST
SSW 31 41 22.0 14.4 22.0 62 7 0.0 1011.6
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

16:03 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.