Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Tuesday 30 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system over the western Tasman Sea will move slowly east during the forecast period, extending a ridge into southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, tending east to northeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 31 August

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly in the morning. Reaching up to 20 knots south of Point Lookout in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Point Lookout by early evening.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Thursday 1 September

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 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.

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

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