Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 14 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high [1022hPa] over the Tasman Sea extends a strengthening ridge along the coast. The ridge weakens during the week with a new trough moving offshore of the southeast coast on Friday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore,tending southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 15 April

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly below 1 metre inshore, tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 16 April

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
2nd Swell
Southerly below 1 metre offshore.
Weather
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 Wednesday.

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