Van Diemen Gulf Forecast

No warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Tuesday 27 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high [1027hPa] lies over southeastern Australia and is slowly moving east while a new high is expected to move into the Great Australian Bight on Wednesday. This new high will send a southeasterly surge northwards through the Territory, arriving across coastal waters from Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Wednesday 28 June

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the early afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 29 June

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 30 June

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly 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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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

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