Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Friday 25 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over the central Tasman Sea will move slowly east, extending a ridge northwards along the Queensland east coast. A trough will move slowly eastwards across southern inland Queensland today and Saturday, and off the southeast coast early on Sunday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable to 10 knots, becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre offshore.

Saturday 26 July

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.

Sunday 27 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending east to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.

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 Friday.

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