Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

Fire Weather Warning

Issued at 3:50 PM CST on Tuesday 22 Aug 2017.

Regions affected by this warning

  • Northern Fire Protection Area
  • Darwin and Adelaide River

A new ridge building across southern Australia is reinforcing the dry easterly flow with winds strengthening across the Top End.

Tuesday, 22 Aug

Severe Fire Danger for
Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area

Bushfires NT and NT Fire and Rescue Service advise you to:
  • Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
  • Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,, and
  • Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.