Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 24 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over southeastern Australia will move into the Tasman Sea on Friday, extending a firm ridge along much of the east Queensland coast.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.

Friday 25 April

Winds
East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming southeasterly early in the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
The chance of thunderstorms from the early afternoon.

Saturday 26 April

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.

Sunday 27 April

Winds
East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the morning then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.

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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