North Tiwi Coast Forecast: Cape Fourcroy to Cape Don

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Wednesday 23 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A strengthening ridge over the Queensland coast is pushing a trough westwards into the Territory. Meanwhile, a heat trough will persist near the west coast of the Top End.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning northeasterly in the late afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 24 October

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the afternoon.

Friday 25 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm CST Wednesday.

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