Townsville Coastal Waters Forecast: Cardwell to Bowen

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Thursday 17 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure should remain over Queensland's east coast for the next few days, and should strengthen a little towards the end of the week.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre outside the reef.

Friday 18 April

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre outside the reef.

Saturday 19 April

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre 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 3:50 pm EST Thursday.

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