Forecast updated at 7:58 am EST on Saturday 25 June 2016.
A high will build across southern Australia today, extending a firm ridge over southeastern Queensland. This ridge will rapidly weaken overnight into Sunday. A new cold front will move eastwards across inland Queensland on Monday, reaching southern waters on Monday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, turning southerly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Sunday 26 June
- South to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 27 June
- North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the day.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
- Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
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 Saturday.