Northern Territory Forecasts

IDD10111
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

Territory Forecast
Issued at 5:00 pm CST on Tuesday 23 September 2014

Warning Summary
For the latest warnings for the Northern Territory, please check the Bureau's
web site at www.bom.gov.au/nt/warnings.  

Current Weather Summary and Future Developments:
A trough through the Alice Springs District, directing warmer fresh and gusty
northerly flow ahead of it, moves north reaching the base of the Top End on
Thursday. A gusty, cooler southerly surge develops behind the trough as a high
moves into the Bight from the west. A little more humid over the Top End over
the next few days, with isolated light showers about the coasts before drying
slightly from Friday as a drier air mass moves north.

Forecast for Tuesday Evening:
Mostly clear. Moderate north to northwest winds ahead of a fresh and gusty west
to southwest change extending eastwards through the Alice Springs District.
Generally light winds over the Top End.

Forecast for Wednesday:
Isolated afternoon showers developing about the Top End coasts, mostly sunny
elsewhere. Cloudy areas in the southern Alice Springs District. Light to
moderate east to northeast winds, tending cooler moderate to fresh and gusty
southeast to southwest over the Alice Springs District.

Fire Danger: High north of Yuendumu, reaching Very High over the northwest
Darwin-Daly District..

Forecast for Thursday:
Isolated afternoon showers developing about the Top End coasts, mostly sunny
elsewhere. Cloudy areas in the southern Alice Springs District. Light to
moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty over central and southern
parts during the morning.

Friday Outlook:
Mostly sunny throughout apart from a possible shower over the northeast Top End.
 Slightly drier over the Top End.

Saturday Outlook:
Mostly sunny throughout. Warmer in the south

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am CST Wednesday.