Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Lasseter district.

Issued at 5:05 pm Monday, 19 October 2020.

VIGOROUS STORMS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE LASSETER DISTRICT WITHIN THE NEXT HOUR.

A trough over WA and SA is generating severe thunderstorms which are moving into the Lasseter District from the west.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Kaltukatjara. Small hail is also possible.

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