Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Wednesday 20 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system in the Tasman Sea is slowly moving east. A high in the Great Australian Bight will also move slowly eastwards whilst strengthening, extending a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
Southerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
2 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres offshore.

Thursday 21 August

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
Southerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Winds turning southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres offshore.

Friday 22 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.

Saturday 23 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.

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 Thursday.

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