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

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Thursday 1 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough lies through the Arafura Sea and extends eastward across the Gulf of Carpentaria. A weak low is located in the trough over the Arafura Sea and is expected to remain weak and move east and over Cape York during the next couple of days. Another trough will gradually develop over the weekend across the Gregory District.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 2 December

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 3 December

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 4 December

Winds
West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

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 4:45 am CST Friday.

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