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

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 19 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A surface trough linked to a weak low off the northeast New South Wales will remain slow-moving near Double Island Point today, and then weaken during tomorrow. As the trough weakens, a ridge will developing over southern waters, as a high [1035 hPa] strengthens near New Zealand.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 20 September

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 21 September

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
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 Thursday.

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