Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Wednesday 27 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure centre will remain slow moving near the northern New South Wales or southern Queensland coast during the next few days, maintaining a weak ridge over southern Queensland waters. A surface trough will most likely move north over far southern Queensland waters during Saturday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots, tending southeasterly until later in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, tending southerly 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 28 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots, tending east to northeasterly in the afternoon and evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, tending southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Friday 29 May

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Saturday 30 May

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 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 4:45 am EST Thursday.

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