Townsville Coastal Waters Forecast: Cardwell to Bowen

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Friday 23 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure cell will likely extend over New South Wales and southeastern Queensland into the southern Coral Sea during the next few days, maintaining a ridge over north Queensland waters.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds tending east to northeasterly inshore during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Saturday 24 June

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds tending east to northeasterly inshore during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers and drizzle areas.

Sunday 25 June

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 Friday.

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