North Queensland Weather Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


Queensland

Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast: Bowen to Yeppoon
Issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 2 September 2015.

Warning Information
For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call
1300-360-427* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A high south of Tasmania will maintain a ridge across western Queensland today
and tomorrow, before weakening out on Tuesday. A weak trough over northern New
South Wales will move north through southern waters today.

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: South to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East
to southeasterly around 1 metre in the Capricorn Channel. Weather: Partly
cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the
morning. Winds turning east to southeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1
metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre in the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to
southeasterly around 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel. Swell: Easterly
around 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell:
Southerly below 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Monday.

weather conditions for neighbouring coastal zones.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


Queensland

Coastal Waters Forecast for Queensland
Issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 2 September 2015.

Warning Information
For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call
1300-360-427* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation - Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria
A high south of Tasmania will maintain a ridge across western Queensland today
and tomorrow, before weakening out on Tuesday.

Weather Situation - North Queensland
A high south of Tasmania will maintain a ridge across western Queensland today
and tomorrow, before weakening out on Tuesday.

Weather Situation - South Queensland
A high south of Tasmania will maintain a ridge across western Queensland today
and tomorrow, before weakening out on Tuesday. A weak trough over northern New
South Wales will move north through southern waters today.

South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly
in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending southeasterly early in
the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas:
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then
decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots
early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early
afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots
during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly in
the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots
in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots
during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly sunny.

Torres Strait

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the
evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the
evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly
sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing
to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef by early evening. Swell: East to
southeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing
to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1
metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to
southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell:
Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1
metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1
metre. Weather: Mostly sunny.

Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the late evening. Seas:
Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Weather: Partly
cloudy.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the
late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the
reef. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1
metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1
metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell:
Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1
metre outside the reef. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers south of
Innisfail, 20% chance elsewhere.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell:
Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots
during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots with inshore northeasterly sea
breezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Cape Bowling Green.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below
10 knots during the day. Afternoon northeasterly sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: 30% chance of a
shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East
to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower
in the morning and afternoon.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots
during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1
metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower north of Hamilton Island, near
zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the late
morning and early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly in the late
afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Mostly sunny.
20% chance of a shower north of Hamilton Island in the morning and afternoon.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the
evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore
south of Cape Capricorn in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to
1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Agnes Water later in the evening. Swell:
Easterly around 1 metre. Weather: Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower offshore
north of Cape Capricorn early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots
in the middle of the day. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre
around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots
in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell:
Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots
during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre
offshore southern waters. Weather: Sunny.

Hervey Bay

Forecast for Sunday 30 August until midnight
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the
evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the northern bay in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre later in the evening.
Weather: Clear.

Forecast for Monday 31 August
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the
morning. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Tuesday 1 September
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15
knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1
metre. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 2 September
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending northerly 10 to 15 knots
during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Sunny.

Weather Forecast via the Bureau of Meteorology Bureau Of Meteorology (BoM)