Gove Peninsula Coast Forecast: Cape Wessel to Cape Arnhem

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Wednesday 26 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A high [1026 hPa] over eastern Australia directs a moderate to fresh east to southeasterly flow across coastal waters. The fresh winds will be maintained this week as the firm Queensland ridge.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far northeast in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Thursday 27 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far northeast early in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore north of Cape Wessel.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a light shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Friday 28 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore north of Cape Wessel.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a light shower.

Saturday 29 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a light 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.

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

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