Torres Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 26 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high [1019 hPa] over the northern Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge over northern Waters. A new high will move into the Tasman Sea on Monday, strengthening the ridge along the east coast.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 27 September

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 28 September

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 29 September

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
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 Monday.

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