Mackay Coastal Waters Forecast: Bowen to St Lawrence

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Thursday 17 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure should remain over Queensland's southern coast for the next few days. The ridge should strengthen a little and push a little northwards towards the end of the weekend.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

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

Friday 18 April

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre offshore.

Saturday 19 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre offshore.

Sunday 20 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre offshore.

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 4:45 am EST Friday.

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