Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 14 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge extends along the tropical east coast, and will remain little changed over the next few days as a weak high develops over the northern Tasman Sea.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore west of Cape York in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres west of Cape York.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Tuesday 15 October

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres west of Cape York.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 16 October

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 17 October

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

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Tuesday.

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