Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Daly and Arnhem districts.

Issued at 5:17 pm Monday, 10 February 2020.

THUNDERSTORM SQUALL LINES MOVING NORTHWEST ACROSS ARNHEM LAND

Weather Situation: thunderstorm squall lines have formed over the Arnhem district and are moving northwest across Kakadu National Park towards the Cobourg Peninsula.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Jabiru, Maningrida, Milingimbi, Pine Creek, Cooinda, Ramingining, Bulman, Warruwi and Gunbalanya.

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