Fraser Island Coastal Waters Forecast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Monday 27 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge extends from a high pressure system [1022 hPa] near New Zealand and will gradually weaken over the next few days.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore later in the evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. Possible shower.

Tuesday 28 January

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots tending northeasterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the early morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Wednesday 29 January

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Monday.

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