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A monsoonal trough has brought heavy rainfall to Darwin at levels not experienced since 2017, causing flooding in some suburbs.
As the weather system moves east, the Bureau of Meteorology has predicted there is a 30 per cent chance it could develop into a cyclone over the Gulf of Carpentaria at the end of the week.
BOM senior meteorologist Rebecca Patrick said the monsoon had redeveloped over the Northern Territory’s north on Monday, with some areas in Darwin receiving more than 150 millimetres of rainfall over the past 24 hours.
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