Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 24 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system near New Zealand extends a ridge along the east coast of Queensland. The ridge will remain in place during the coming days. A surface trough over the central Coral Sea will move slowly westwards closer to the coast in the next few days.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore later in the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Saturday 25 November

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Sunday 26 November

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Monday 27 November

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
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 Saturday.

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