Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE before dawn then tending NE/SE in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north and west. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north and west. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north and west with the chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Kimberley Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||52||W 14||31|
||19||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||47||NW 24||40|
||18||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 9||83||NNW 17||57|
||21||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 8||47||N 10||26|
||17||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 6||39||ENE 12||20|
||19||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||23||ESE 14||7|
||20||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||11||ESE 10||5|
||19||36||10%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 7||49||NNW 16||44|
||18||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||38||ESE 12||21|
||19||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||36||SE 12||19|
||21||41||10%||-||Nil||WNW 9||52||W 16||38|
||23||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||27||E 14||15|
||17||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 10||48||NW 15||27|
||14||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 5||37||E 14||15|
||19||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||24||ESE 16||12|
||21||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||29||ENE 18||20|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.