Northern Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm CST on Wednesday 24 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A ridge along the Queensland coast is directing a shallow layer of moist air over the eastern Top End allowing showers to continue around the eastern Arnhem District. A high moving into the Great Australian Bight extends another ridge into central Australia and will continue to produce slightly cooler and windy conditions over southern and central districts for the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

A slight chance of showers about the eastern Arnhem District. Partly cloudy north of Elliot and clear to the south. Light to moderate east to southeast winds.

Thursday 25 April

A slight chance of showers about the Arnhem District. Partly cloudy elsewhere. Light to moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty across central districts during the morning.

Fire Danger - High in the southern Tanami, Lasseter and western Simpson Districts.

Friday 26 April

A slight chance of showers about the eastern Arnhem District, and the eastern border areas of the Simpson and Barkly Districts. Partly cloudy elsewhere. Light to moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty across central districts during the morning.

Saturday 27 April

A slight chance of showers and a thunderstorm over the northern Daly, Tiwi and Arnhem Districts increasing to a moderate chance over the eastern Arnhem District. Partly cloudy elsewhere. Light to moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty across central and southern districts during the day.

Sunday 28 April

A slight chance of showers and a thunderstorm over the Top End, increasing to a moderate chance over the eastern Arnhem District. Partly cloudy elsewhere. Light to moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty across central districts during the day.

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

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