Cyclone outlook for the Coral Sea
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Updated Tropical Cyclone Outlook for Coral Sea
Issued at 4:08 pm EST on Tuesday 28 March 2017
for the period until midnight EST Friday 31 March 2017.

Existing Cyclones in the  Eastern Region:

At 1pm, AEST Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie is estimated to be 55 kilometres
east southeast of Bowen and 20 kilometres northeast of Proserpine. Severe
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is now making landfall on the mainland near Airlie
Beach, and will move gradually inland through this afternoon and evening. As
the system moves inland, the cyclone will begin to weaken overnight, before
becoming a deep low over land on Wednesday.

Likelihood of this system remaining a tropical cyclone in the Eastern Region on:
Wednesday       Moderate   
Thursday        Very Low   
Friday          Very Low   

Likelihood of another tropical cyclone in the eastern Region.
Wednesday       Very Low   
Thursday        Very Low   
Friday          Very Low   

NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a
tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
Very Low:     less than 5%                 Moderate:     20 to 50%
Low:          5% to 20%                    High:         over  50%

The area of coverage for this outlook is the Coral Sea and northern Tasman Sea
west of 160E.

Weather Data sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology.