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

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Thursday 12 December 2019.

Weather Situation

A new high [1027hPa] entering the Bight will push the trough located over central Australia northwards over the next couple of days.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Friday 13 December

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Channel Point early in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 14 December

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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.

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

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