Capricornia Coast Weather

Forecast

Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads

Issued at: 19/10/2017 15:50.

A slow moving high pressure system over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge over southern Queensland waters. A trough and associated southeasterly change is expected to move northwards through southern waters on Saturday, extending into Capricornia waters on Sunday.
Thursday, 19/10/2017
Winds East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times inshore north of Gladstone this afternoon.
Seas 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore north of Cape Capricorn.
Swell Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Friday, 20/10/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Cape Capricorn early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 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 inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Saturday, 21/10/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Swell Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Sunday, 22/10/2017
Winds South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore southern waters, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore southern waters.
Weather Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 20/10/2017 04:45

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Current Weather

St Lawrence   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 9m above sea level. 11km from coast.

Wind

SE   5 kts

Gusts

7 kts

Temp

23.6°c

Rain 9am

0.4 mm

Samuel Hill   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 31m above sea level. 16km from coast.

Wind

SE   10 kts

Gusts

15 kts

Temp

22.8°c

Rain 9am

0.4 mm

Yeppoon   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 5.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

ESE   19 kts

Gusts

24 kts

Temp

23.9°c

Rain 9am

2.0 mm

Rundle Island   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: On hill top. 20m above sea level. Small island.

Wind

ESE   21 kts

Gusts

24 kts

Temp

23.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Gladstone   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Near ridgetop. 75m above sea level. 1.5km from coast.

Wind

SE   11 kts

Gusts

16 kts

Temp

21.8°c

Rain 9am

0.4 mm

Town of 1770   19 Oct 09:00

Anemometer Location: Elevated rolling ground. 34m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SE   19 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

23.9°c

Rain 9am

7.0 mm

Bundaberg   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 27m above sea level. 16km from coast.

Wind

SE   5 kts

Gusts

6 kts

Temp

20.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Heron Island   19 Oct 18:00

Anemometer Location: Elevated platform. 3.5m above sea level. Island.

Wind

ESE   16 kts

Gusts

26 kts

Temp

0.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Lady Elliot Island   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 3.5m above sea level. Island.

Wind

ESE   18 kts

Gusts

22 kts

Temp

22.9°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cato Island   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 6.5m above sea level. Small island.

Wind

  23 kts

Gusts

27 kts

Temp

23.2°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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