Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 29 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A surface trough off the tropical east coast will move slowly north and weaken during today. A high over central Australia will shift slowly east, extending a ridge along the east coast of Queensland in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore early in the morning. Winds tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 30 May

Winds
Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 31 May

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

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 Sunday.

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