Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 6 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near New Zealand extends a weak ridge along the southern east coast of Queensland. The ridge will strengthen on Saturday before weakening again during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Saturday 7 May

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Sunday 8 May

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.

Monday 9 May

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% 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 Saturday.

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