Tuesday Clear. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE during the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon then tending NE/SE during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||49||SW 17||38|
||13||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||52||S 5||21|
||13||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 14||62||S 20||41|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.