Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 2 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1023 hPa] over the southern Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along the east coast of Queensland. A surface trough will move across the southern interior in coming days, moving off the southeast coast on Sunday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 3 April

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 4 April

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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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