Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 26 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A gusty west to southwesterly wind flow will extend through southern Queensland waters this morning in the wake of a trough. A strong high over the Southern Ocean with move slowly east during the forecast period, with winds gradually tending more moist onshore over southern Queensland waters from late Monday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots. Winds decreasing to 10 to 15 knots north of Gladstone in the afternoon though increasing to 15 to 20 knots through again in the evening. Winds
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 27 April

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 28 April

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in southern waters during the morning.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 Sunday.

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