Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tropical Cyclone Outlook for Coral Sea
Issued at 2:30 pm EST on Friday 24 March 2017
for the period until midnight EST Monday 27 March 2017.
Existing Cyclones in the Eastern Region:
At 2pm, a tropical low is estimated to be 590 kilometres east of Cairns and 570 kilometres northeast of Townsville. The low is forecast to develop into a tropical cyclone and move west-southwest towards the coast over the weekend.
For the latest, see tropical cyclone advices and forecast tracks at http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/
Likelihood of tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:
Likelihood of another tropical cyclone in the eastern Region.
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/