Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 5:18 am EST on Tuesday 30 June 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad high pressure system over south-central Australia will maintain a ridge along much the east Queensland coast. A trough moving across southeastern Australia will extend a fresh southwesterly wind change into southern waters during Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore later tonight.

Wednesday 1 July

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

Thursday 2 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the evening.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

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 Tuesday.

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