Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 10:06 pm EST on Saturday 23 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A large high over the southern Tasman Sea will move slowly to the east over the next few days. The high will maintain a firm ridge through northern waters through the forecast period.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.

Sunday 24 August

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.

Monday 25 August

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.

Tuesday 26 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.

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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