Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:52 pm EST on Saturday 4 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high over southeastern Australia extends a ridge along the east coast of Queensland. The high will weaken during the remainder of the weekend and shift slowly north. A weak trough will most likely move east over southern Queensland waters Monday evening.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming easterly in the late evening. Inshore easterly sea breezes about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 5 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning.

Monday 6 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 7 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
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 4:45 am EST Sunday.

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