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Weather Warnings - Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Queensland
Issued at 10:00 pm EST on Thursday 24 May 2018
for the period until midnight EST Friday 25 May 2018.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 24 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Peninsula Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
Torres Strait and Cooktown Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 25 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Peninsula Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:45 am EST Friday.

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