Tropical Cyclone Outlook for The Coral Sea


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Updated Tropical Cyclone Outlook for Coral Sea

Issued at 2:40 pm EST on Thursday 21 March 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 24 March 2019.

Existing Cyclones in the Eastern Region:


Potential Cyclones:

A 2pm AEST Thursday, tropical cyclone Trevor was located in the eastern Gulf of Carpentaria, approximately 70km southwest of Weipa. Watches and warnings exist for parts of Queensland. Refer to the latest Tropical Cyclone and Forecast Track Map for further details on this system [].

There are no significant tropical lows in the eastern region and none are expected to develop during the next three days.

*Note: Updated for typographical error.

Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:

Very Low
Very Low
Very low

NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
Very Low:
less than 5%
5% to 20%
20 to 50%
Over 50%

The area of coverage for this outlook is the Coral Sea and northern Tasman Sea west of 160E.

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