North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 20 May 2019.

Weather Situation

A strong high [1029hPa] over the western Tasman Sea will move only very slowly eastwards over the next few days, maintaining a firm ridge over much of Queensland.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Tuesday 21 May

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 22 May

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore at times during the early morning. Winds increasing to 20 to 25 knots north of Aurukun during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 23 May

Winds
East to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
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 Tuesday.

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