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

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Monday 27 May 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1026 hPa] near New Zealand extends a weakening ridge along the east coast of Queensland. A trough is likely to move off the southeast Queensland coast on Monday with westerly winds freshening in its wake on Monday night.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning. Winds shifting west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots from the south during the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 28 May

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming south to southwesterly during the morning. Winds tending variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
1st Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
2nd Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 29 May

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day then tending northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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

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