Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Northern Region, including the Gulf of Carpentaria
Issued at 2:15 pm CST on Friday 24 March 2017
for the period until midnight CST Monday 27 March 2017.
Existing Cyclones in the Northern Region:
There are no significant tropical lows in the region and none are expected to develop during the next three days. A weak monsoon trough lies across the north coast of the Top End and extends into the Timor Sea.
Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Northern Region on:
NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
The area of coverage for this outlook is the Ocean area south of 9S, between 125E and 142E, including the Gulf of Carpentaria, but excluding the area around Timor (northwest of 11S 125E, 11S 128E, 9S 128E).
Further information on Tropical Cyclones is available at www.bom.gov.au/weather/cyclone/