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

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Sunday 17 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough persists over the central districts of the Northern Territory, maintaining west to northwesterly winds over coastal waters.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Groote Eylandt in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore early this evening.

Monday 18 February

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Numbulwar early in the morning and again in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore from the late morning.

Tuesday 19 February

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots in the morning then tending north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the afternoon and evening.

Wednesday 20 February

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning then tending north to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
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.

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

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