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Marine Weather Warnings - Tropical Cyclone Advice for System 1

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre

Media: The Standard Emergency Warning Signal should NOT be used with this


Issued at 7:41 am EST on Monday 14 April 2014

The Cyclone WARNING for coastal and island communities from Sarina to Yeppoon
has been cancelled.

At 7:00 am EST Tropical Cyclone Ita, Category 1, was estimated to be
195 kilometres northeast of Yeppoon and
230 kilometres north northeast of Gladstone, and
moving east southeast at 23 kilometres per hour.

Tropical Cyclone Ita is expected to maintain a southeast track as it moves
offshore away from the Queensland east coast this morning. The system is
expected to transition into an extra-tropical low pressure system later today.

GALES with damaging wind gusts are no longer expected along the Capricornia

Dangerous surf and possible damaging wind gusts are expected to develop about
Fraser Island later today; Refer to separate Severe Weather Warning for more
information on these conditions.

Details of Tropical Cyclone Ita at 7:00 am EST:
.Centre located near...... 22.0 degrees South 152.2 degrees East
.Location accuracy........ within 560 kilometres
.Recent movement.......... towards the east southeast at 23 kilometres per hour
.Wind gusts near centre... 120 kilometres per hour
.Severity category........ 1
.Central pressure......... 995 hectoPascals

No further advices will be issued for this system; Refer to Tropical Cyclone
Information Bulletins for more information on Tropical Cyclone Ita.

This warning is also available through TV and Radio Broadcasts; the Bureau's
website at or call 1300 659 212. The Bureau and the State
Emergency Service would appreciate this warning being broadcast regularly.

A map showing the track of the cyclone is available at:

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