Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 2 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak high north of New Zealand extends a weakening ridge towards southeast Queensland. North to northwesterly winds will freshen over far southern waters today and on Monday as a surface trough approaches from the west. The surface trough should clear off the southern coast late on Monday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 3 August

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, shifting southeasterly 20 to 25 knots in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny day. 30% chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening.

Tuesday 4 August

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
1st Swell
Southerly below 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
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 3:50 pm EST Sunday.

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