North Tiwi Coast Forecast: Cape Fourcroy to Cape Don

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CST on Thursday 2 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1025 hPa] over the Tasman Sea is slowly moving east, but will maintain a ridge of high pressure over the Queensland coast for a few more days. A new high pressure system [1029 hPa] located in the Indian Ocean is expected to enter the Great Australian Bight on Friday and strengthen during the weekend as it slowly moves eastwards.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Friday 3 July

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 4 July

Winds
Easterly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 5 July

Winds
Easterly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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.

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

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