Gove Peninsula Coast Forecast: Cape Wessel to Cape Arnhem

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Friday 26 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1022 hPa] in the Tasman Sea maintains a ridge of high pressure along the Queensland coast. Another high [1032 hPa] is moving into the Great Australian Bight, maintaining a ridge over central Australia.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 27 April

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far northeast in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Cape Wessel around midday.
Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday 28 April

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the far northeast.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 4:00 pm CST Friday.

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