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|
||23||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 26||60||SW 35||54|
||26||41||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||15||N 11||7|
||25||41||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||24||WNW 9||10|
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
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.