Northern Territory Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am CST on Friday 29 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high over South Australia will move slowly east and weaken with winds gradually easing across the Territory. Warmer northerly winds developing across the south over the weekend ahead of the next trough approaching from the west. This trough moves through southern districts on Monday followed by a cooler southerly change which then extends northwards through the Territory.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Sunny apart from some afternoon cloud about the Gove Peninsula. Areas of morning frost about the Lasseter and Simpson Districts. Moderate east to southeast winds, fresh and gusty at times during the morning north of Tennant Creek.

Fire Danger - Severe in the northwestern Daly District. High to Very High elsewhere north of Elliot.

Saturday 30 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Simpson District. Light to moderate east to southeast winds tending light and variable in the Lasseter and Simpson Districts.

Sunday 31 July

Sunny. Warm in the south. Light to moderate east to southeast winds, tending moderate north to northwest south of Barrow Creek.

Monday 1 August

Mostly sunny. Light to moderate east to southeast winds in the north. A cooler moderate to fresh and gusty southerly change extending across the southern half, reaching Tennant Creek in the evening.

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

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