Gove Peninsula Coast Forecast: Cape Wessel to Cape Arnhem

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Monday 18 January 2021.

Weather Situation

A monsoon trough extends across the Arafura Sea . A weak tropical low [1005 hPa] is located near the Cobourg Peninsula. This tropical low is expected to move westwards and into the Timor Sea on Tuesday and is not expected to develop significantly in Northern Territory waters.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 19 January

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Wednesday 20 January

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday 21 January

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Tuesday.

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