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

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Wednesday 17 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1030hPa] over southern Australia extends a ridge over central Australia. The high is weakening as it moves east and will bring a more easterly flow across coastal waters later in the week.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 18 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Numbulwar during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 19 July

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 20 July

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East 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 Thursday.

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