South East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 25 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1028 hPa] near New Zealand extends a weak ridge along the tropical east coast, while a trough over western Queensland will move slowly eastwards across the central interior through the rest of today and tomorrow, eventually becoming slow moving about eastern coastal districts for the early days of next week.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, becoming variable in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 26 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning west of Karumba. Winds tending variable 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon with inshore sea breezes up to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 27 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Afternoon inshore seabreezes around 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Wednesday 28 October

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Afternoon inshore seabreezes 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Monday.

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