North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure extends over Gulf of Carpentaria waters. The ridge will likely strengthen a little from Monday as a high pressure system in the western Tasman Sea strengthens and shifts slowly east.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 27 February

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots before dawn.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 28 February

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely.

Wednesday 1 March

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Weipa during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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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