South Eastern Gulf of Carpentaria Weather

Forecast

South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer

Issued at: 26/09/2017 04:46.

A high pressure system will move east over southeastern Australia today and then over the Tasman Sea during Wednesday and Thursday, maintaining a weak ridge over Gulf of Carpentaria waters.
Tuesday, 26/09/2017
Winds Variable below 10 knots, tending northeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon with inshore sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Weather Sunny.
Wednesday, 27/09/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots, becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots from mid afternoon with inshore sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny. The chance of fog inshore in the early morning with reduced visibility.
Thursday, 28/09/2017
Winds Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon with weak seabreezes.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Weather Sunny.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 26/09/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Mornington Island   26 Sep 13:40

Anemometer Location: Airport, south west of island. 8.5m above sea level. Island.

Wind

NNW   14 kts

Gusts

16 kts

Temp

30.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Sweers Island   26 Sep 09:00

Anemometer Location: Airport, south west of island. 4m above sea level. 11km.

Wind

NNE   9 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

28.3°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Kowanyama   26 Sep 13:40

Anemometer Location: Airport. 9.5m above sea level. 25km from coast.

Wind

SE   8 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

34.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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