No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 30 April 2017.
A slow moving high pressure system over southeastern Australia will shift further east across the Tasman Sea during Monday. Winds are likely to tend more onshore during Monday evening as a weak trough moves west towards the southern Queensland coast. The ridge and winds will weaken further on Tuesday as the high shifts east to New Zealand. A new high pressure system will move east over the Great Australian Bight towards southeastern Australia on Wednesday, gradually extending a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Monday 1 May
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly from the east in the evening.
- Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday.
- Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers offshore, 40% chance elsewhere.
Tuesday 2 May
- Variable about 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- 1st Swell
- Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
- 2nd Swell
- Easterly below 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Wednesday 3 May
- Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
- East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 70% 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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Monday.