Capricornia Coastal Waters Forecast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

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Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Sunday 26 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the southern Tasman Sea extends a weak ridge along the east coast. A surface trough will gradually approach the southern waters early in the new week, causing northerly winds to freshen during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Agnes Water in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Agnes Water during the afternoon.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 27 October

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 28 October

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening.

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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