Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 28 November 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1018 hPa] lies over the Tasman Sea, extending a ridge along the tropical east coast. The ridge will start to weaken from Sunday. A trough in the Coral Sea will linger near the North Tropical Coast, weakening by Monday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Inshore winds south of Sarina tending east to northeasterly in the afternoon and early evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 29 November

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Inshore winds south of Sarina tending northeasterly in the afternoon and early evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 30 November

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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

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