Beagle Bonaparte Gulf Forecast: WA-NT Border to Cape Fourcroy

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Sunday 5 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A trough extends across the northern Arafura Sea. A ridge of high pressure over southern Australia is pushing another trough into the southern Gulf of Carpentaria this morning, with fresh southeasterly winds developing. A ridge along the Queensland coast will strengthen from the middle of the week.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 6 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 7 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm CST Sunday.

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