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Central Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler W/SW in the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog near the Yarra Valley. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Mon 16:15 EDT

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
17:40 EDT
SSW 28 37 17.1 9.2 17.1 59 6 0.0 -
17:40 EDT
SW 22 28 20.3 7.3 20.3 43 9 0.0 1014.5
17:40 EDT
SSW 26 31 16.0 4.7 16.0 47 8 0.0 1015.5
17:40 EDT
WSW 30 35 17.4 9.0 17.4 58 6 2.2 -
17:40 EDT
SW 19 20 19.1 9.5 19.1 53 6 0.0 -
17:40 EDT
SSW 37 39 - - - - - - -
17:40 EDT
WSW 30 35 17.5 10.1 17.5 62 5 3.0 -
17:40 EDT
SW 26 31 17.0 9.4 17.0 61 5 2.8 -
17:40 EDT
WSW 19 24 17.4 5.0 17.4 44 8 0.2 -
17:40 EDT
SW 54 57 - - - - - - -
09:00 EDT
W 33   15.4 11.7 15.4 79 3 15 1006.5
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

16:03 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

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.