Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 11 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving high pressure system over the northwestern Tasman Sea will extend a firm ridge along the east Queensland coast during the next few days.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 12 December

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 13 December

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly in the late morning and afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 14 December

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Sunny.

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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