Wednesday: Easterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning. Winds turning northeasterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Thursday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon.Issued Wed 10:13 WST
15:46 EDT Northern Australia's wet season has started to deliver much needed rains to Top End areas of the Northern Territory.