Northern Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 5:00 am CST on Sunday 1 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak and humid westerly flow over the Top End is causing showers and storms in the north, mainly in the western Top End, Gregory District and through central parts of the Territory. A broad trough over southern parts of the Territory moves slowly northwards during the next few days followed by a drier southeasterly change as a high moves into the Bight. Meanwhile, a weak trough forms over the Top End early in the week maintaining showers and storms in the north.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny over much of the Simpson and eastern Lasseter Districts. Slight to medium chance of showers and storms elsewhere, increasing to high over the Top End and Gregory District. Generally hot to very hot south of Tennant Creek. Light to moderate northwest to northeast winds, tending moderate to fresh southeasterly south of Barrow Creek.

Fire Danger - Low to Moderate

Monday 2 March

Mostly sunny and hot to very hot over the Simpson and eastern Lasseter Districts. Slight to medium chance of showers and storms elsewhere, increasing to high about the northwest coast and over the southern Gregory District. Light to moderate northwest to northeast winds, tending moderate to fresh southeast to northeast south of Barrow Creek.

Tuesday 3 March

Slight to medium chance of showers and storms north of Barrow Creek. Mostly sunny and hot to very hot to the south. Mainly light winds in the north, tending moderate to fresh southeasterly south of Barrow Creek.

Wednesday 4 March

Slight to medium chance of showers and storms north of Barrow Creek. Mostly sunny to the south. Hot to very hot in the Simpson District. Light to moderate easterly winds in the north, tending moderate to fresh southeasterly south of Barrow Creek.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm CST Sunday.

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