South East Gulf of Carpentaria Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Monday 18 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure over the interior of the continent will maintain a weak pressure gradient over Gulf of Carpentaria waters for the next few days.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Afternoon sea breezes developing inshore.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon.

Tuesday 19 February

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Afternoon sea breezes developing inshore.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 20 February

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning then tending north to northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly 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 Monday.

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