No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 30 April 2017.
High pressure centres over southeastern Australia and the Tasman Sea will maintain a weak ridge and a south to southeasterly wind flow into southern Queensland waters today. Winds will likely 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
- Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the afternoon.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
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
- East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southerly below 1 metre.
- Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
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 3:50 pm EST Sunday.