Darwin Harbour Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Thursday 28 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A high [1025hPa] eastern Australia extends a firm ridge along the Queensland coast. A trough forms over the Arafura Sea on Friday and moves west towards the Timor Sea during the weekend.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly in the early afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing to 0.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 29 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then tending southeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower in the evening.

Saturday 30 May

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots turning east to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

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.

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

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