Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Issued at 1:53 AM CST on Saturday 24 Feb 2024.
Heatwave Situation for day 1
Heatwave Situation for day 2
Heatwave Situation for day 3
Heatwave Situation for day 4
Heatwave conditons easing in intensity over the next few days, however expected to extend frither across southern parts of NT over the next week. Maximum temperatures in the low to mid forties, minimum temperatures in the mid to high twenties, reaching the low thirties in some parts. Locations likely to be impacted include Wulungurru.
The NT Department of Health advises everyone in the affected areas to take the following actions:
- Severe heatwaves can be dangerous for many people, especially older people, babies, children, pregnant and breastfeeding women, people with medical conditions and people who are unwell.
- Seek a place to keep cool, such as your home, a library, community centre or shopping centre.
- Close your windows and draw blinds, curtains or awnings early in the day to keep the heat out of your home.
- If available, use fans or air-conditioners to keep cool.
The next heatwave warning will be issued by 3:00pm CST on Sunday 25 February 2024