Weather Warnings - Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning
Marine Wind Warning Summary for Queensland
Issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 9 January 2017
for the period until midnight EST Monday 9 January 2017.
Wind Warnings for Monday 9 January
Cancellation for the following areas:
Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast
The next Marine Wind Warning Summary will be issued when required.
Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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