Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h for a time in the afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
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Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.