Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Bynoe and parts of Cox Peninsula and Litchfield areas.

Issued at 7:56 pm Saturday, 12 February 2022.

LINE OF GUSTY STORMS OVER SOUTHERN DARWIN RURAL AREA

Weather Situation: A line of severe thunderstorms is moving westwards across the Daly District.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 7:55 pm, potential severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Darwin River Dam and Darwin River. They are forecast to affect Dundee Beach, Dundee Downs and Milne Inlet by 8:25 pm and Dum In Mirrie and Bynoe Harbour by 8:55 pm.

Damaging winds are likely.

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