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Tue 02:04 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday A few coastal showers over the Top End. Rain and gusty winds about the Gulf.

  • Wednesday Cloudy and stormy in the east and north. Drier in the west and south.

  • Thursday Showers and squally storms across the Top End. Dry and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Friday Showers and squally storms across eastern Top End. Dry, hot and mostly sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

28.4°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

39.0°C

Rabbit Flat

36.4°C

Rabbit Flat

35.0°C

Noonamah

43.0°C

Kulgera

13.0°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

14.5°C

Kulgera

10.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

10.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

SW 29km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

68km/h

Tindal

112km/h

Centre Island

112km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

183.2mm

Borroloola

211.4mm

Centre Island
 

290.0mm

Shoal Bay
Northern Territory's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.1°C at
Jervois in 1983
Lowest 15.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1953
Highest 32.8°C at
Milingimbi in 1981
Lowest 2.9°C at
Jervois in 2014
Highest 510.0mm at
Port Keats Police in 1976

Northern Territory Rainfall Bulletin

Tuesday February 21, 2017
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Station
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
10  
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

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14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.