Tropical Cyclone Outlook for The Coral Sea

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Tropical Cyclone Outlook for Coral Sea

Issued at 3:04 pm EST on Saturday 6 February 2016
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 9 February 2016.

Existing Cyclones in the Eastern Region:

Nil.

Potential Cyclones:


There are currently no significant tropical lows in the region, however a weak tropical low south of the Solomon Islands may intensify while moving west through the region mid next week. This system poses no immediate threat to the Queensland coast.


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%
Low:
5% to 20%
Moderate:
20 to 50%
High:
Over 50%

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/