Tropical Cyclone Outlook for The Coral Sea

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Tropical Cyclone Three Day Outlook for the Coral Sea
Issued at 2:30 pm EST on Saturday 31 January 2015
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 3 February 2015.

Existing Cyclones in the  Eastern Region:


Potential Cyclones:  

There are currently no significant lows in the region. However, Tropical
Cyclone Ola, situated well offshore of the Queensland east coast (northwest of
New Caledonia) is expected to move in a general southwards direction over the
coming days and may enter the region on Tuesday. For the latest information on
this system refer to the Fiji Meteorological Service website at

Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:
Sunday          Very low   
Monday          Very low   
Tuesday         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%                 Moderate:     20 to 50%
Low:          5% to 20%                    High:         over  50%

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