North to northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday, then 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 in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Geraldton 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 Wed 04:00 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.