Townsville Coastal Waters Forecast: Cardwell to Bowen

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 17 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure will remain along the northern Queensland east coast over the next few days.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Thursday 18 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then tending east to northeasterly in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Friday 19 September

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

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 Wednesday.

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