Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Western Region


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Western Region

Issued at 2:00 pm WST on Tuesday 20 February 2018
for the period until midnight WST Friday 23 February 2018.

Existing Cyclones in the Western Region:


Potential Cyclones:

At 2pm WST Tuesday, ex-TC Kelvin was located near 24.4S 124.3E over the Interior of WA. A Severe Weather Warning is current, please refer to the latest warnings at

There are no other significant lows in the Western Region and none are expected to form in the next three days.

Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Western Region on:

Very Low
Very Low
Very Low

NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
Very Low:
less than 5%
5% to 20%
20 to 50%
Over 50%

The Western Region refers to the Indian Ocean between Longitudes 90-125E and south of 10S.

Further information on Tropical Cyclones is available at