King Island Weather
King Island Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
King Island Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 26||81||WSW 28||65|
Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River
A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.