Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Wednesday 23 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over southeastern Australia will move slowly east, extending a weakening ridge northwards over Queensland.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Mackay in the evening. Winds turning easterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay during the afternoon.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre offshore.

Thursday 24 July

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre offshore.

Friday 25 July

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

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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