North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:03 pm EST on Thursday 21 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1027 hPa] over the central Tasman Sea extends a ridge over the Gulf waters during the next few days.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cullen Point in the late evening. Winds tending northwest to northeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 22 November

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cullen Point early in the morning. Winds tending northwest to southwesterly in the late afternoon with inshore sea breezes, then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm south of Weipa in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Saturday 23 November

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Sunday 24 November

Winds
Variable about 10 knots with inshore afternoon sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny day.

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 4:45 am EST Friday.

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