Issued at 5:30 pm EST on Wednesday 20 March 2019
Warning Summary Wednesday 2.5m
Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Torres Strait
Winds: North to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the
south in the evening. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres west
of Cape York. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. 90%
chance of rain. A thunderstorm likely.
Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Torres Strait
West of Cape York: Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots.
West of Cape York: Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots, decreasing
to 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Elsewhere: Northerly 15 to 20
knots, becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
West of Cape York: 1.5 to 2.5 metres. Elsewhere: Seas 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell:
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the
afternoon. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon
or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.
70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.