Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast: Bowen to Yeppoon

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 23 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1026 hPa] near New Zealand extends a weak ridge along the east coast, while a trough over western Queensland will move slowly eastwards across the central interior through the weekend.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 24 October

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 25 October

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 26 October

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Saturday.

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