Townsville Coastal Waters Forecast: Cardwell to Bowen

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 1 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak trough lies through far northern waters with west to northwest winds through Peninsula waters. A weak pressure gradient extends over remaining waters.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 2 February

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower at night. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 3 February

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef during the evening.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Sunday.

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