Gulf Waters Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsTuesday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE increasing 30 kts
Thursday: SE/SW increasing 15/20 kts
Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to easterly late evening. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots extending throughout early morning, reaching 15/20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo around the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cowell to Wallaroo. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning.Issued Mon 22:00 CDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSW
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WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.