Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 28 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A surface trough will gradually north into Fraser Island waters during Friday. A low pressure system off the coast of New South Wales will move eastwards across the Tasman Sea over the next few days.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Saturday 29 August

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of rain in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.

Sunday 30 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
1st Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of rain.

Monday 31 August

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly 1.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 Saturday.

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