Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 2 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1023 hPa] over the southern Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along the east coast of Queensland. A weak trough over northern Torres Strait will move slowly north tomorrow, easing weather about Torres Strait.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 3 April

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, east to northeasterly afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 4 April

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots, tending east to southeasterly offshore.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
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 Thursday.

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