Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 20 January 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough and associated weak low pressure system will likely move west over Torres Strait during today and into the northern Gulf of Carpentaria during Monday. High pressure centres in the Tasman Sea will maintain a ridge along much of the east Queensland coast through the forecast period.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.Winds inshore south of Sarina tending east to northeasterly in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 21 January

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 22 January

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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

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