Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Updated Tropical Cyclone Outlook for Coral Sea
Issued at 3:33 am EST on Thursday 11 February 2016
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 13 February 2016.
Existing Cyclones in the Eastern Region:
A tropical low situated over the central Coral Sea is gradually intensifying while moving in a general eastwards direction. The low is expected to continue moving in this direction over the next couple of days and is rated a high chance of forming into tropical cyclone before exiting the region on Friday.
The low is expected to remain well offshore and does not pose a threat to the Queensland coast.
Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:
Likelihood of another system being a tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:
NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
The area of coverage for this outlook is the Coral Sea and northern Tasman Sea west of 160E.
Further information on Tropical Cyclones is available at www.bom.gov.au/weather/cyclone/