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

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EST on Tuesday 12 November 2019.

Weather Situation

Strengthening northerly winds over southern waters today ahead of a trough which moves east across southern Queensland towards the coast. This trough will reach far southern waters with a southerly change on Wednesday morning, then dissipate during Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Fraser Island Coast

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Wednesday 13 November

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Fraser Island Coast

Winds
North to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore at night.

Thursday 14 November

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly early in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 15 November

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
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 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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