Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 18 December 2014.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure will remain over Central Australia during the next few days.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 19 December

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 20 December

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm offshore west of Cape York in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Sunday 21 December

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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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