Marine Weather Warnings - Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Queensland
Issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 21 March 2019
for the period until midnight EST Friday 22 March 2019.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 21 March
Hurricane Force Wind Warning for the following areas:
South East Gulf of Carpentaria and North East Gulf of Carpentaria
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Torres Strait and Peninsula Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 22 March
Hurricane Force Wind Warning for the following areas:
South East Gulf of Carpentaria and North East Gulf of Carpentaria
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Torres Strait

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 3:50 pm EST Thursday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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