Townsville Coast Weather

There are currently no weather warnings issued for Queensland.

Forecast

Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen

Issued at: 22/11/2017 04:45.

A large high pressure system in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. This ridge will gradually weaken over the coming days.
Wednesday, 22/11/2017
Winds East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green early in the morning and again in the evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday, 23/11/2017
Winds Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Cape Bowling Green in the evening.
Friday, 24/11/2017
Winds East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 22/11/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Cardwell   22 Nov 09:00

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

Wind

CALM   0 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

23.0°c

Rain 9am

14.0 mm

Townsville   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Airport. 4m above sea level. 2km from coast.

Wind

NE   19 kts

Gusts

21 kts

Temp

29.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Alva Beach   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 7.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

E   12 kts

Gusts

15 kts

Temp

25.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Bowen   22 Nov 13:20

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

Wind

ESE   7 kts

Gusts

8 kts

Temp

23.2°c

Rain 9am

0.4 mm

Marion Reef   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Platform. 2m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

ESE   12 kts

Gusts

13 kts

Temp

25.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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