Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 31 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A region of high pressure in the Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along the eastern Queensland coast. A trough will move east over southern Queensland during Sunday, contracting off the southern coast Monday morning. A cold front with a vigorous southwesterly wind change will then move east over southern Queensland waters Monday evening.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre inshore, tending south to southeasterly offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Monday 1 June

Winds
West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon and tending south to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southeasterly below 1 metre inshore, tending south to southeasterly offshore and increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore by early evening.
Weather
20% chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Tuesday 2 June

Winds
Southerly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending southerly 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Weather
Mostly 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 Sunday.

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