Darwin Harbour Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Sunday 11 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A weak trough near the base of the Top End will extend to the west coast over the next couple of days. A ridge over central Australia is directing a southeasterly change across the Gulf of Carpentaria. A ridge building over the Queensland coast from Monday night will cause east to southeasterly winds over the north and east coast waters for the rest of the week.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 12 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Tuesday 13 April

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming easterly before dawn then becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Wednesday 14 April

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming easterly before dawn then becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 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.

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

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