Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 2 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A high moving eastwards over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east Queensland coast. The high will weaken over the weekend and the ridge will weaken substantially also.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of rain.

Friday 3 April

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 4 April

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday 5 April

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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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