Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the SW during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day then tending SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||65||SSW 30||61|
||24||39||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||24||NNW 6||14|
||24||38||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 14||35||WNW 19||25|
Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
Southern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria have been lashed with heavy rain and gusty winds as a tropical low makes its presence felt.