Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 5 September 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over South Australia will move gradually eastwards over the weekend whilst weakening. The high will maintain a weak ridge along the east Queensland coast over the weekend.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore, tending southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Sunday 6 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Monday 7 September

Winds
South to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly during the morning then tending north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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 3:50 pm EST Saturday.

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