Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 31 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high near New Zealand extends a ridge along the Queensland coast. The ridge is expected to weaken as the high moves further east over the weekend.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Saturday 1 August

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 2 August

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 3 August

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening.

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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