Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 28 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over New South Wales will maintain a ridge over northern Queensland during the forecast period.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Cape York in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.

Tuesday 29 July

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

Wednesday 30 July

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.

Thursday 31 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

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 Tuesday.

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