No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 26 November 2014.
A weak ridge of high pressure extends along the east Queensland coast. The ridge will strengthen late Thursday as a new high centre develops over the western Tasman Sea. A trough and associated southeasterly wind change will most likely enter far southern Queensland waters during Thursday afternoon or evening and shift north.
Forecast for Wednesday until midnight
- Variable about 10 knots, tending north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
- East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms.
Thursday 27 November
- Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon before tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots from the south in the evening.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres early evening.
- South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms.
Friday 28 November
- Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
- 1 to 2 metres.
- Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Wednesday.