Northern Territory Forecasts

IDD10111
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

Territory Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am CST on Tuesday 2 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 weak ridge of high pressure is causing light to moderate southeast to
northeast winds across the north of the Territory. A weak trough is moving
northwards through the Barkly and Victoria River Districts ahead of a cooler,
dry and windy southeast surge. The surge reaches the Top End on Wednesday and
gradually eases with temperatures beginning to rise again in the south.

Forecast for Tuesday:
Sunny throughout apart from areas of morning fog over the west coast, eastern
Top End and Gulf Country. Cooler in the south. Light to moderate easterly winds
tending fresh and gusty southeasterly over the Alice Springs and southern Barkly
Districts.

Fire Danger: Very High over the Top End, High elsewhere north of the Alice
Springs District.

Forecast for Wednesday:
Sunny throughout apart from morning fog patches over the west coast and
northeastern Top End. Drier in the north and becoming warmer in the southwest.
Light to moderate southeast winds, fresh at times in the Barkly District. Winds
turning northeasterly over the western Alice Springs District.

Thursday Outlook:
Mostly sunny throughout. Warm in the south.

Friday Outlook:
Sunny throughout apart from some patchy cloud in the south. 

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 pm CST Tuesday.