Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Gregory, Barkly and Tanami districts.

Issued at 7:40 pm Monday, 26 October 2020.

FAST MOVING STORMS OVER THE NORTHWEST BARKLY, NORTHEAST TANAMI AND SOUTHERN GREGORY DISTRICTS

Weather Situation: Thunderstorms are forming east of a trough over the northern Tanami and southern Gregory Districts

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Elliott, Kalkarindji and Top Springs.

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