Monday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northerly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming easterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
19:09 EDT Darwin should be set for some much needed relief from hot and steamy weather, with the Bureau of of Meteorology predicting a monsoon trough would set in over the city on New Year's Eve.