A tropical low, estimated to be 255 NNW of Wyndham and moving at 11km/h to the SSW. This system is expected to develop into a tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours.
A Cyclone WARNING continues for Western Australian coastal and island areas from Kuri Bay to WA/NT Border, including Kalumburu and Wyndham.
A Cyclone WATCH continues from Kuri Bay to Cape Leveque, not including Derby.
Gale winds with gusts up to 110 km/h are expected to develop within the next 24 hours for the WARNING area. Heavy rain, higher than normal tides are also expected.
The storm is moving away from Darwin but could affect a number of towns along the north western coastline.
– Weatherzone, WeatherWatch.co.nz