Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast: Bowen to Yeppoon

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 20 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1027hPa] will move eastwards across the Great Australian Bight during the next few days, maintaining a ridge and southeasterly winds in north Queensland waters.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

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

Friday 21 June

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the late morning or afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 22 June

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Thursday.

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