Van Diemen Gulf Forecast

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 4:45 am CST on Thursday 22 February 2024.

Weather Situation

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Lincoln is moving off the west Kimberley coast and will continue to move away from the NT. West to northwest winds will continue across most of the NT coastal waters.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Friday 23 February

Winds
Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 24 February

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. 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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm CST Thursday.

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