Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:52 pm EST on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system moving eastwards into the Tasman Sea will gradually extend a ridge northwards through south Queensland over the next few days.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Point Lookout, near zero chance elsewhere.

Wednesday 22 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell
Easterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres around midday.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 23 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 24 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
1st Swell
East to southeasterly 1.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
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 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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