Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

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Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Sunday 25 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure will remain over western Queensland during the next few days, with moderate to fresh northwesterly flow across North Queensland Waters.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, tending northerly inshore in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers inshore, 20% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon.

Monday 26 January

Winds
Northwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the afternoon and evening.

Tuesday 27 January

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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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