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Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds in the NE. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then tending E/SE during the afternoon.

  • Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then shifting W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Mon 16:25 WST

Central West 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
00:00 WST
SW 9 11 15.8 13.8 15.8 88 1 0.8 -
00:00 WST
S 20 28 21.4 14.4 21.4 64 5 0.0 1013.9
09:00 WST
S 24   22.9 18.5 22.9 76 3 0 1013.9
00:00 WST
SSW 19 31 18.8 14.9 18.8 78 3 2.2 1014.2
00:00 WST
S 31 39 21.5 16.2 21.5 72 5 0.0 1014.5
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Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

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.