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Super cells of rain south west of Alice

By ERWIN CHLANDA We don't often see red and black – the heaviest rainfall – on the radar, said the Bureau of Metereology yesterday afternoon. "Last...

Welcome La Niña, we need the rain

The Bureau of Meteorology has declared that La Niña has developed in the Pacific Ocean, upgrading La Niña alert status to an active event. This...

Why not us?



Most of the NT received good rain but why not The Alice? And it's just a slim may-be next week: 5% chance of rain on Monday, 20% on Tuesday and Wednesday, and 30% Thursday.

Keep the doona in the wardrobe

More heat: BOM's heatwave service is indicating a low intensity heatwave for parts of the southern NT from this weekend and into early next week.

Is it dust? Is it smoke?

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It's a bit of both, says the Met Bureau as strong north-westerly winds are pushed ahead of a trough in WA. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


Cool weather ahead after hottest March for some

No rain since February 7 and below average rainfall for the next three months, says the Bureau of Metereology.

Sick of the weather? Join the club.

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What's the forecast? Don't ask. IMAGE: Clouds at 4:30pm today (Feb 6).


If bogged stay with your vehicle: Police

Police are urging motorists bogged in the current treacherous road conditions not to leave their vehicles: “Walking off to get help often results in people getting lost or dehydrated which may have fatal consequences,” says Senior Sergeant Potts.

Being away from Alice: the scream


I’m studying Buddhism & meditation in Melbourne. It’s awfully interesting. But man, do I miss Alice.

LETTER: Tennant Creek radar shut-down puts lives at risk

Sir,- We, the  Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association, have questioned the Federal Government over its decision to shut down the Bureau of Meteorology in Tennant Creek and along with it, the weather radar.

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