Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 3:46 pm EST on Sunday 1 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure lies along the southern east coast. A trough will move through southern waters on Monday, and the ridge strengthen slightly over the next few days.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Monday 2 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots during the afternoon and evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers from the late morning.

Tuesday 3 March

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Wednesday 4 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Monday.

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