Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Tuesday 16 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure will remain along the Queensland east coast over the next few days. A surface trough is moving eastwards through southern Queensland, and is expected to pass through southern Queensland waters during Wednesday morning.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.

Wednesday 17 September

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly early in the morning then tending north to northwesterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.

Thursday 18 September

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.

Friday 19 September

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots during the morning then tending east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore southern waters.

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 Wednesday.

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