Roper Groote Coast Forecast: Cape Arnhem to QLD-NT Border

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Tuesday 17 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure extends along the Queensland coast and across the Northern Territory. This ridge is strengthened by a high [1030 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight that will move across southeastern Australia during the week.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 18 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 19 September

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
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 4:00 pm CST Tuesday.

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