Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 19 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. This ridge will remain in place for the next few days. A deep low pressure system to the north of New Zealand will move slowly eastwards through today. This low will generate an increased long period easterly swell over southern waters during Monday and Tuesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Monday 20 November

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 25 knots at times.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon, then tending east to southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tuesday 21 November

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Wednesday 22 November

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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 Monday.

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