Notes on the Weather for Northern Territory

IDD10120
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory
Darwin Regional Forecasting Centre

Explanatory Notes
issued 10:15 am CST Tuesday 29 July 2014

6am Weather Chart

A  ridge of high pressure extends across central parts of Australia. A series of
frontal systems are moving across southern VIC and TAS.

9am Satellite Picture

Areas of patchy lower level cloud associated with moist onshore flow can be seen
over southern WA and northern Queensland.  Mid level cloud across northern WA is
associated with a mid level trough. Cloud over southern VIC and TAS is
associated with the cold front. The remainder of the continent remains
relatively cloud free, other than a thin band of high level cloud extending over
the southern half of Australia.