Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge into central coast waters, extending further north during today. The high will then shift east while weakening during Wednesday and Thursday, gradually relaxing the ridge.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely.

Wednesday 4 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday 5 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Tuesday.

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