North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 26 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A tropical low is situated over the northeastern Northern Territory. A west to northwesterly flow will continue over the Gulf, with a monsoon trough extending from the Northern Territory low over the Gulf Country district.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
West to northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 27 January

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
West to northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 28 January

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots offshore.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
West to northwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Sunday.

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