Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Tuesday 26 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high over southern Western Australia extends a ridge across Queensland. The high will move slowly eastwards during the next few days, with the ridge strengthening in response.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore southern waters, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 27 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 28 July

Winds
Southerly 20 to 25 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
1st Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
2nd Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Tuesday.

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