Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 10:00 am EST on Monday 2 February 2015.

Weather Situation

As a high pressure system over the Great Australian Bight moves slowly east and Tropical Cyclone Ola over the eastern Coral Sea moves south the pressure gradient over southern waters will tighten during the next few days.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tuesday 3 February

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Wednesday 4 February

Winds
Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas
2.5 to 3 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
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 3:50 pm EST Monday.

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