Southeast Gulf Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Centre Island
forecast windsMonday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Tuesday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Wednesday: NE 4 kts
North to northeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 20/30 knots becoming northerly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Winds up to 40 knots possible in the far west depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell 1.5/3 metres, possibly exceeding 4m in the far west. Outlook Wednesday: Tropical System Location At 4:0 am EST a Tropical Low was located about 50 nautical miles southeast of Alyangula and 100 nautical miles north northeast of Borroloola. Centre located near 14.5S 137.0E. Recent movement has been towards the east northeast at 4 knots. Northerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots during the afternoon. Winds up to 35 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m.Issued Mon 04:48 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NNW
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