Torres Strait Weather

Forecast

Torres Strait

Issued at: 25/05/2017 04:45.

A high over central Australia will move slowly eastwards over the next few days. The high will maintain a ridge over northern Queensland waters through the forecast period.
Thursday, 25/05/2017
Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Torres Strait
Winds Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore east of Cape York during the morning.
Seas 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy.
Friday, 26/05/2017
Winds Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Saturday, 27/05/2017
Winds Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 25/05/2017 15:50

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Coconut Island   25 May 07:30

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 3.5m above sea level. Island.

Wind

SSE   4 kts

Gusts

11 kts

Temp

27.1°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Horn Island   25 May 07:30

Anemometer Location: Airport, north of island. 4m above sea level. Island - 1km from Coast.

Wind

ESE   17 kts

Gusts

25 kts

Temp

26.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cape Flattery   25 May 07:30

Anemometer Location: Sandy flat area. 18.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SE   17 kts

Gusts

23 kts

Temp

23.6°c

Rain 9am

1.2 mm

Cooktown   25 May 07:30

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

Wind

SE   10 kts

Gusts

14 kts

Temp

23.2°c

Rain 9am

0.2 mm

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