Weather

Northern Territory weather forecast

for Saturday
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Thunderstorms
26
29
Possible thunderstorm
28
33
Mostly sunny
25
37
Thunderstorms
25
31

State Forecast

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Northern Territory Forecast Issued at 2:39 pm CST on Friday 21 February 2020 for the period until midnight CST Monday 24 February 2020. Warning Information For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300 659 210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A monsoon trough is developing across the Gulf of Carpentaria and a tropical low is forming within the trough, as a westerly surge builds through the Arafura Sea. During the weekend, the tropical low is expected to develop quickly with an increasing risk of tropical cyclone formation in the Gulf of Carpentaria from later Saturday or Sunday. Initial movement of the tropical low will likely be slow and erratic, before moving in a general south to southwest direction towards the southwestern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria later in the weekend.

Forecasts for Saturday

Location Forecast Temperature Rain Frost Risk UV Wind Relative Humidity
Min Max Chance Amount 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Darwin Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
28°C 33°C 40% < 1mm Nil Extreme W 24km/h W 32km/h 76% 64%
Katherine Mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
25°C 37°C 70% 5-10mm Nil Extreme WNW 11km/h WSW 16km/h 71% 29%
Nhulunbuy Thunderstorms
Thunderstorms
25°C 31°C 70% 10-20mm Nil Extreme W 29km/h WNW 37km/h 85% 77%
Borroloola Thunderstorms
Thunderstorms
26°C 29°C 80% 20-40mm Nil Extreme - - - -
Tennant Creek Sunny
Sunny
27°C 40°C 10% < 1mm Nil Extreme SSE 31km/h SE 23km/h 14% 10%
Alice Springs Sunny
Sunny
19°C 36°C 5% < 1mm Nil Extreme ESE 19km/h SE 22km/h 18% 11%