Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 4:48 am EST on Friday 22 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A large over the southern Tasman Sea will move slowly to the east over the next few days. A complex series of troughs will remain relatively slow-moving over southern coastal waters, enhancing winds over southern waters.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
The chance of thunderstorms this morning, mainly offshore.

Saturday 23 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1.5 metres.

Sunday 24 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.

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 Friday.

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