North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EST on Sunday 20 May 2018.

Weather Situation

A strong, slow-moving high pressure system over the Great Australian Bight extends a firm ridge over Gulf of Carpentaria waters, maintaining a fresh to strong southeasterly flow over the coming days.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, tending 15 to 20 knots inshore.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore north of Cullen Point.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore.

Monday 21 May

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, tending 15 to 20 knots inshore.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 22 May

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, tending 15 to 20 knots inshore.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the early morning.

Wednesday 23 May

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Monday.

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