Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Northern Region, including the Gulf of Carpentaria
Issued at 2:15 pm CST on Sunday 26 February 2017
for the period until midnight CST Wednesday 1 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.
Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Northern Region on:
A weak trough is expected to form over the Arafura Sea in the next few days but at this stage no significant tropical lows are expected to develop.
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/