Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the SW early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Thursday Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 30||45||SSW 31||40|
||17||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 22||32||ESE 16||13|
||15||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||40||ESE 17||17|
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
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.