Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots north of Geraldton in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Geraldton. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then tending southerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore south of Geraldton by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Tue 16:02 WST
18:22 EST This year's Northern Territory Budget appears to be a straightforward one, with no real surprises or significant announcements for the bush.