Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the south coast in the early morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||43||NNW 4||31|
||14||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||45||ENE 5||18|
||13||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||56||WSW 5||35|
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.
With wild weather having erupted across the margins of the continent over the weekend, the interior of Australia was pleasantly devoid of significant weather.