Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 6 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A high near Tasmania should move slowly eastwards over the next few days, extending a firm ridge along the southern east coast of Queensland.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
South to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, reaching 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Sunday 7 February

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots turning southerly early in the morning.
Seas
2 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 8 February

Winds
Southerly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas
2 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore, tending southeasterly 2 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
2nd Swell
East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres inshore during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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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