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

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Sunday 5 February 2023.

Weather Situation

A weak trough across the Top End and Gulf of Carpentaria will move northwards to be near the Top End north coast today. A ridge across the southern Gulf of Carpentaria and will weaken by Monday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 6 February

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 7 February

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Sunday.

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