North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Wednesday 17 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1025hPa] over South Australia will extend a ridge with moderate to fresh southeasterly winds into Gulf of Carpentaria waters.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Weipa in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Thursday 18 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon, with inshore afternoon sea breezes south of Weipa. Winds then tending east to southeasterly and reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 19 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly in the late afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the late evening. Inshore winds south of Weipa tending south to southwesterly with afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 20 July

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots, becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon, then becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Inshore winds south of Weipa tending south to southwesterly with afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
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 EST Thursday.

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