Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Tuesday 13 November 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will extend a firm ridge and a moderate to fresh southeasterly wind flow into southern Queensland waters during today. The ridge should then weaken from Wednesday as the high centre shifts further east towards New Zealand. Winds should tend more northeasterly on Thursday and Friday ahead of a trough moving north along the New South Wales coast. This trough may move through far southern Queensland waters late on Friday evening.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 14 November

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon and evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 15 November

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 3:50 pm EST Tuesday.

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