Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Monday 25 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high in the southern Indian Ocean extends a ridge across Queensland. The high will move slowly eastwards during the next few days, firming the ridge into the state, with a series of troughs moving through southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southerly less than 1 metre, reaching 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 26 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots tending northwesterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 27 July

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% 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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Monday.

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