Peninsula Coastal Waters Forecast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Wednesday 26 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A belt of high pressure over New South Wales and southern Queensland will maintain a firm ridge over north Queensland waters through the forecast period.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a light shower.

Thursday 27 July

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of light showers.

Friday 28 July

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 30 knots at times.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a light shower.

Saturday 29 July

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef, tending southeasterly 1 to 2 metres during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a light shower.

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 Thursday.

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