Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 4:11 pm EST on Tuesday 30 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A strong high pressure system will move slowly eastwards over southern Australia through the week, extending a strengthening ridge through southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear. 30% chance of a shower offshore south of Point Lookout, near zero chance elsewhere.

Wednesday 31 May

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day and increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Point Lookout in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower offshore south of Point Lookout at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.

Thursday 1 June

Winds
Southerly 25 to 30 knots.
Seas
2 to 3 metres.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 2 June

Winds
Southerly 25 to 30 knots.
Seas
2.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly 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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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