South East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 21 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1024hPa] over northern Tasman Sea extends a ridge and moderate to fresh southeasterly winds into Gulf of Carpentaria waters. The ridge will gradually weaken over the next few days as the high moves slowly to the east.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning, then turning south to southeasterly in the afternoon. Inshore afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 22 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the morning. Winds south of Kowanyama becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon, with inshore sea breezes developing.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 23 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Winds south of Kowanyama becoming variable about 10 knots for a brief period in the afternoon, with inshore sea breezes developing.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Kowanyama during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

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 3:50 pm EST Sunday.

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