Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 27 March 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure will extend just off the tropical east coast for the next few days.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon.

Thursday 28 March

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Friday 29 March

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 Wednesday.

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