North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 1 October 2016.

Weather Situation

A weak pressure gradient will extend over Gulf of Carpentaria waters through the weekend, with mostly light winds and afternoon and evening inshore sea breezes expected. A surface trough and associated southerly wind change will most likely move north through Gulf waters Monday afternoon or evening.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots with afternoon inshore seabreezes.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Cullen Point later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening.

Sunday 2 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots with afternoon inshore seabreezes.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Monday 3 October

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 3:50 pm EST Saturday.

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