Darwin Harbour Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Friday 28 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge over the east coast of Queensland is directing moderate easterly winds over the north and east coastal waters, tending fresh at times. Winds are light and variable in the west due to a heat trough over the Kimberley.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres later in the evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Saturday 29 August

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day then becoming north to northwesterly below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 30 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 31 August

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

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 4:45 am CST Saturday.

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