Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A weak pressure pattern extends over southeastern Queensland. A high pressure system over the southern Tasman Sea will strengthen while shifting slowly east over the next few days, extending a firm ridge along the southern Queensland coast on Saturday. The ridge should then weaken again during Sunday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 6 May

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 sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Saturday 7 May

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 8 May

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% 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 Friday.

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