Townsville Coastal Waters Forecast: Cardwell to Bowen

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Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Tuesday 26 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system north of New Zealand will move slowly eastwards through today, extending a weak ridge over north Queensland waters. A new high pressure system will then move east into the northern Tasman Sea during Wednesday and Thursday, maintaining the weak ridge.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots, reaching up to 15 knots inshore during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 27 September

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots, reaching up to 15 knots inshore during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 28 September

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 3:50 pm EST Tuesday.

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