Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

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Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Thursday 28 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure centre will remain slow moving near the northern New South Wales or southern Queensland coast during Friday, maintaining a weak ridge over southern Queensland waters. The ridge will relax further during the weekend as the high centre weakens and shifts east.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Agnes Water.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore southern waters.
Weather
Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower.

Friday 29 May

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Saturday 30 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 31 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 4:45 am EST Friday.

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