Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Tuesday: Southwest to southerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon, easing to south to southeasterly 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres in the south. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly during the morning then turning southwest to southeasterly during the afternoon and reaching 15/20 knots in the west and north late afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres in the south. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the late afternoon and evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres in the south.Issued Mon 22:00 CDT
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.