Darwin Harbour Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Friday 6 December 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak trough across the base of the Top End will move south this weekend as a high [1020] over Great Australian Bight moves east. As the high moves into the Tasman Sea on Sunday, a ridge will being to strengthen over the Queensland coast.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

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

Saturday 7 December

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northwesterly about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 8 December

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 9 December

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day then tending west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the 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 Saturday.

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