Mackay Coast Weather

There are currently no weather warnings issued for Queensland.

Forecast

Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence

Issued at: 16/12/2017 04:45.

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 15 to 20 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.
Sunday, 17/12/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Seas 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.
Monday, 18/12/2017
Winds East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.

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

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Current Weather

Bowen   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Airport. 5m above sea level. 2km from coast.

Wind

ENE   15 kts

Gusts

17 kts

Temp

30.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Mackay   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: On hill top. 30.5m above sea level. 0.5km from coast.

Wind

ESE   9 kts

Gusts

11 kts

Temp

28.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Middle Percy Is.   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: On hill top, centre of island. 209m above sea level. Island - 1.5km from coast.

Wind

ESE   11 kts

Gusts

14 kts

Temp

28.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

St Lawrence   16 Dec 11:10

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

Wind

ENE   9 kts

Gusts

11 kts

Temp

28.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Creal Reef   16 Dec 11:10

Anemometer Location: Top of pontoon. 1.5m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

SE   14 kts

Gusts

16 kts

Temp

27.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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Heavy Moderate Light

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