Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:55 pm EST on Monday 31 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A high south of Tasmania extends a weakening ridge through western Queensland. A weak high will then develop over southeast Queensland on Tuesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Tuesday 1 September

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then turning north to northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 2 September

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to southwesterly before dawn then shifting northerly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 3 September

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Tuesday.

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