North Tiwi Coast Forecast: Cape Fourcroy to Cape Don

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Tuesday 27 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high [1027hPa] lies over southeastern Australia and is slowly moving east while a new high is expected to move into the Great Australian Bight on Wednesday. This new high will send a southeasterly surge northwards through the Territory, arriving across coastal waters from Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Wednesday 28 June

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 29 June

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots before dawn.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 30 June

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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

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