Peninsula Coastal Waters Forecast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:53 pm EST on Saturday 20 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1026hPa] over northeastern New South Wales will extend a ridge into north Queensland waters leading to moderate to fresh southeasterly winds. The ridge will gradually weaken over the next few days as the high moves slowly to the east.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds in Princess Charlotte Bay tending east to northeasterly with sea breezes during the afternoon and early evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Sunday 21 July

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots at times. Winds in Princess Charlotte Bay tending 10 to 15 knots and turning east to northeasterly with afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 22 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds in Princess Charlotte Bay tending 10 to 15 knots and turning east to northeasterly with afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth during the afternoon.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 23 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Grenville. Winds in Princess Charlotte Bay tending 10 to 15 knots and turning east to northeasterly with afternoon sea breezes.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Sunday.

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