Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Bynoe and parts of Cox Peninsula areas.

Issued at 2:58 pm Thursday, 8 November 2018.

FAST- MOVING SQUALL LINE MOVING ACROSS THE COX PENINSULA TO DUNDEE

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 2:45 pm, potential severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near the base of Cox Peninsula and Bynoe Harbour. They are forecast to affect Belyuen, Milne Inlet and the Finniss River by 3:15 pm and Dundee Beach, Dundee Downs and Dum In Mirrie by 3:45 pm.

Damaging winds are likely.

87km/h(47 knots) observed at the Darwin Harbour NTC at 2:25pm(0455Z).

The Northern Territory Emergency Service advises that people should:
* secure loose outside objects
* ensure pets and animals are safe
* avoid remaining in the open when storms threaten
* pull over if it is raining heavily and you cannot see, park with your hazard lights on until the rain clears
* avoid driving into water of unknown depth and current
* for emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones, contact the NTES on 132 500. For more safety tips visit www.securent.nt.gov.au