North Eastern Gulf of Carpentaria Weather

Forecast

North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island

Issued at: 19/10/2017 15:50.

A weak pressure gradient will persist across the Gulf of Carpentaria over the next few days as a weak area of low pressure persists across the Top End.
Thursday, 19/10/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots with inshore sea breezes.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Swell Below 0.5 metres.
Weather Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Friday, 20/10/2017
Winds East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots with inshore sea breezes 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds then becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell Below 0.5 metres.
Weather Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Saturday, 21/10/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Sunday, 22/10/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Swell Below 0.5 metres.
Weather Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 20/10/2017 04:45

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Current Weather

Weipa   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 18m above sea level. 9km from coast.

Wind

W   7 kts

Gusts

10 kts

Temp

28.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Horn Island   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport, north of island. 4m above sea level. Island - 1km from Coast.

Wind

E   10 kts

Gusts

14 kts

Temp

27.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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