Cooktown Coast Weather

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Forecast

Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation

Issued at: 16/12/2017 09:53.

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will extend a ridge over northern Queensland waters for the next few days. The ridge should weaken on Tuesday as the high weakens.
Saturday, 16/12/2017
Winds Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore during the afternoon and evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.
Sunday, 17/12/2017
Winds Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cooktown.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Partly cloudy.
Monday, 18/12/2017
Winds Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown during the evening.
Swell East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 16/12/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Cooktown   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Airport. 5m above sea level. 5km from coast.

Wind

E   13 kts

Gusts

17 kts

Temp

32.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Low Isles   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Top of lighthouse. 3m above sea level. Island.

Wind

S   8 kts

Gusts

10 kts

Temp

29.3°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Arlington Reef   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Elevated platform. 3m above sea level. Island.

Wind

SSE   11 kts

Gusts

12 kts

Temp

0.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Innisfail   16 Dec 09:00

Anemometer Location: Sloping ground. 8m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SSW   2 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

28.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cardwell   16 Dec 09:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

E   5 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

30.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Holmes Reef   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Reef platform. 2m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

SE   12 kts

Gusts

12 kts

Temp

28.1°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Flinders Reef   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Platform. 2.5m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

ESE   16 kts

Gusts

17 kts

Temp

27.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Willis Island   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: On rolling ground. 8m above sea level. Small island.

Wind

SE   17 kts

Gusts

18 kts

Temp

30.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Lihou Reef   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Reef platform. 3m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

SSE   18 kts

Gusts

19 kts

Temp

27.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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