Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:54 pm EST on Thursday 18 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near New Zealand will extend a ridge along the Queensland coast through the remainder of today. A new high will move into the Tasman Sea on Friday and over the weekend, reinforcing the ridge along the east Queensland coast.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 19 April

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 20 April

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 21 April

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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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