Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:48 am EST on Monday 6 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak trough will shift east over southeastern Queensland today, most likely contracting off the southern coast early Tuesday and then extending a southerly wind change north through southern waters during Tuesday. A high will then move east into the Tasman Sea, extending a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 7 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore before tending south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Winds then tending southerly 15 to 20 knots from the south during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 8 July

Winds
Southerly 15 to 25 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% 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 Monday.

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