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

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Friday 20 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough over the base of the Top End is expected to push north over the weekend due to a strong high [1037 hPa] in the Bight. This high will bring a southeasterly change into southeastern waters tomorrow, with a ridge of high pressure persisting along the Queensland Coast.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 21 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday 22 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 23 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 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. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am CST Saturday.

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