Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Sunday 5 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad ridge of high pressure over southern Queensland is resulting in a light wind flow over southern Queensland waters. A weak trough will most likely move northeast over southern Queensland waters during Monday evening or early Tuesday. A high will then shift east over southern Australia, extending a ridge into southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Monday 6 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, turning southwest to northwesterly in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 7 July

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 8 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southeasterly 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 4:45 am EST Monday.

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