Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A high near New Zealand extends a weakening ridge along the Queensland coast.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.

Sunday 2 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers in the morning.

Monday 3 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a 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 3:50 pm EST Saturday.

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