Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Gregory and Tanami districts.

Issued at 8:53 pm Sunday, 15 November 2020.

GUSTY STORMS OVER PARTS OF WESTERN DISTRICTS

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Lajamanu and Rabbit Flat.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the Simpson and Lasseter districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.

A 72 km/h wind gust was observed at Alice Springs at 17:00 ACST.

A 96 km/h wind gust was observed at Yulara at 15:06 ACST.

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