South East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system [1027] over the eastern Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along Queensland's northeast coast. The ridge will strengthen again later this week as a new high moves eastwards over the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Inshore afternoon sea breezes reaching 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 19 September

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon. Inshore afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 20 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon, with inshore sea breezes in the afternoon and evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
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 3:50 pm EST Wednesday.

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