Notes on the Weather for Northern Territory

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory
Darwin Regional Forecasting Centre

Explanatory Notes
issued 10:15 am CST Friday 29 August 2014

6am Weather Chart

A high in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over much the continent. A cold front
exists over the southwestern WA coast. A low pressure system in the Tasman Sea
extends a trough into the Coral Sea. 

9am Satellite Picture

Cloud with embedded thunderstorm activity can be seen over the Tasman Sea. Cloud
associated with the cold front lies over southwest WA. The remainder of the
continent remains relatively cloud free under the influence of the ridge.