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Next 48 hours in Launceston

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Monday, February 20

Mostly clear 16°C 5% 39% icon
SSW 3km/h 9°C 66%
Tuesday, February 21

Clear 12°C 5% 9% icon
S 5km/h 9°C 80%

Clear 10°C 5% 4% icon
SSE 4km/h 8°C 86%

Mostly clear 8°C 5% 19% icon
S 3km/h 7°C 90%

Mostly clear 14°C 5% 17% icon
S 3km/h 9°C 70%

Clear 20°C 5% 3% icon
W 4km/h 8°C 44%

Mostly clear 23°C 5% 11% icon
NW 9km/h 9°C 39%

Clear 23°C 5% 9% icon
NNW 13km/h 10°C 44%

Clear 17°C 5% 3% icon
N 7km/h 11°C 70%
Wednesday, February 22

Clear 13°C 5% 10% icon
NNE 3km/h 11°C 86%

Mostly clear 11°C 5% 17% icon
NNE 2km/h 10°C 89%

Mostly cloudy 10°C 5% 57% icon
NNE 3km/h 9°C 93%

Mostly cloudy 15°C 5% 72% icon
NNE 5km/h 11°C 78%

Mostly cloudy 22°C 5% 76% icon
NNE 15km/h 13°C 55%

Mostly cloudy 25°C 13% 58% icon
N 20km/h 13°C 45%

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 32% icon
N 20km/h 12°C 45%
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.