North East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 26 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A ridge extends along the north Queensland coast. A high will enter New South Wales on Sunday, maintaining the ridge. The high should then weaken from Monday, with the ridge gradually relaxing as a result.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cullen Point in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore north of Weipa by early evening.

Sunday 27 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cullen Point early in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning.

Monday 28 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday.

Tuesday 29 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.

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 Sunday.

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