Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW in the evening. Low-Moderate.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Windy with showers
||12||20||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 24||70||NW 40||68|
||11||23||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NW 18||55||WNW 25||56|
||8||15||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 31||82||WNW 34||85|
||13||24||50%||20-40mm||Nil||NNW 22||52||WNW 28||55|
||10||22||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 22||64||WNW 35||59|
||13||23||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 30||65||WNW 38||60|
|Windy with rain
||11||20||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NW 20||63||WNW 27||72|
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.