Heatwave Service for Australia

Heatwave Assessments

Heatwave Situation for Thursday, Friday, & Saturday (3 days starting 17/10/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions observed over northern inland parts of the Northern Territory including the Daly, Arnhem, Gregory districts and about the NT/WA border.

Heatwave Situation for Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (3 days starting 18/10/2019)

Low to severe heatwave conditions observed over north inland parts of the Northern Territory locally reaching extreme intensity for the Daly distirct. Small low to severe intensity heatwave conditions identified over northern WA and the Gulf Country QLD.

Forecast issued at 2:43 pm EDT on Saturday 19 October 2019.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)

Heatwave Forecasts

Heatwave Situation for Saturday, Sunday, & Monday (3 days starting 19/10/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are forecast over the northwestern NT and parts of the Kimberley. Extreme heatwave intensity is forecast for localised areas over the western Top End.

Heatwave Situation for Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday (3 days starting 20/10/2019)

No significant change.

Heatwave Situation for Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday (3 days starting 21/10/2019)

Heatwave conditions contract over the Kimberley and western Top End with small areas of low to severe intensity forecast.

Heatwave Situation for Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (3 days starting 22/10/2019)

Low intensity heatwave conditions forecast for small areas of the western Kimberley and western Top End.

Heatwave Situation for Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (3 days starting 23/10/2019)

No significant heatwaves.

Forecast issued at 2:43 pm EDT on Saturday 19 October 2019.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)