Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

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Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Sunday 1 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge lies along the coast, and will gradually strengthen a little from Monday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Afternoon northeasterly sea breezes 10 to 15 knots inshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 2 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 3 March

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% 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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