Northeast Gulf Marine Weather Overview
forecast windsFriday: E/SE 25 kts
Saturday: E 15/25 kts
Sunday: E 15/20 kts
Thursday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Weipa. Winds tending east to southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Weipa in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Thu 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.
most recent warnings
- Horn Island
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.