Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
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||8||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||43||S 12||17|
||9||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||48||SSW 18||24|
16:31 EDT Locals on the Cocos Islands were expected to spend most of Christmas Day bunkered down in their houses, as Tropical Cyclone Kate bears down on the tiny community more than 2,000 kilometres off the West Australian coast.