Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 29 April 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over South Australia extends a firm ridge into much of Queensland. The high will shift slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea on Sunday, whilst weakening. The ridge will relax further during Monday and Tuesday as the high continues shifting eastwards over the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 30 April

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 1 May

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
40% chance of showers in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Tuesday 2 May

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.

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 4:45 am EST Sunday.

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