Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Daly and Carpentaria districts.

Issued at 7:50 pm Wednesday, 5 December 2018.
DESTRUCTIVE WIND GUSTS NEAR KATHERINE

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce destructive winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Katherine and Pine Creek.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the Lasseter district and the warning for this district is CANCELLED.
A 131 km/hr gust was observed at Katherine at 7:10pm CST

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